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Rock Hall in Kent County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Stanley B. Vansant Memorial

 
 
Stanley B. Vansant Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 18, 2007
1. Stanley B. Vansant Memorial
Inscription. 1908–1990. Fishing shanty & wintertime portable home for waterman. Towed to suitable sites. Refurbished thru Friends of Stanley Rock Hall Lions.
 
Location. 39° 8.318′ N, 76° 14.077′ W. Marker is in Rock Hall, Maryland, in Kent County. Marker is at the intersection of Maryland Route 20 and Main Street (Maryland Route 445), on the right when traveling west on State Route 20. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rock Hall MD 21661, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Lambert Wickes (here, next to this marker); Rock Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rock Hall Landing (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bounty Below (approx. mile away); Right Place, Right Time (approx. 0.8 miles away); Attracted By Bounty (approx. 0.8 miles away); A Diversion (approx. one mile away); Martin Wagner (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rock Hall.
 
Also see . . .
1. Captain Carter's Fishing Shanty. discussed in the Rock Hall Wave. (Submitted on January 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 

2. Kenneth Herlihy's statue of Stanley Vansant. discussed in the Baltimore Sun. (Submitted on January 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyIndustry & CommerceNotable PersonsWaterways & Vessels
 
Statue of Stanley B. Vansant image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 29, 2012
2. Statue of Stanley B. Vansant
by Kenneth Herlihy
Stanley B. Vansant Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 29, 2012
3. Stanley B. Vansant Memorial
Decorated for Christmas
Stanley B. Vansant Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 18, 2007
4. Stanley B. Vansant Memorial Marker
Plaque on Shanty
Stanley B. Vansant Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 29, 2012
5. Stanley B. Vansant Memorial
1908-1990
Captain Carter's Fishing Shanty image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 29, 2012
6. Captain Carter's Fishing Shanty
Captain Carter's fishing shanty was originally restored by boatwright Stanley Vansant and dedicated to Mr. Vansant in 1993.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,349 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   5, 6. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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