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

Rock Hall Landing

 
 
Rock Hall Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 18, 2007
1. Rock Hall Landing Marker
Inscription. Site of Rock Hall Mansion for which the town was named. Landing of Annapolis - Rock Hall Packet used by George Washington on eight known trips through Kent County. A convenient route used by many prominent persons of Colonial and Revolutionary periods.
 
Erected 1932 by Citizens of Rock Hall.
 
Location. 39° 8.029′ N, 76° 14.577′ W. Marker is in Rock Hall, Maryland, in Kent County. Marker is at the intersection of Hawthorne Street and Sharp Street, on the left when traveling east on Hawthorne Street. 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 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bounty Below (approx. 0.3 miles away); Right Place, Right Time (approx. 0.3 miles away); Attracted By Bounty (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rock Hall (approx. half a mile away); Captain Lambert Wickes (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stanley B. Vansant Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); A Diversion (approx. 0.8 miles away); Martin Wagner (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rock Hall.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable PersonsRoads & VehiclesWaterways & Vessels
 
Marina at Rock Hall Landing on Chesapeake Bay image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 18, 2007
2. Marina at Rock Hall Landing on Chesapeake Bay
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,285 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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