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Chesapeake City in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sarah Beaston House

C. 1848

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, July 21, 2010
1. Sarah Beaston House Marker
Inscription. Sarah Beaston was a prominent business person in Chesapeake city (Bohemia Village) in the early 1800's. she had this house built circa 1848 as her retirement home. Previously, she owned and operated the Bayard House, having sold it to Richard Bayard in 1846. Sarah paid $147.00 for this lot to Richard Bayard in 1844. This house modeled after the Layman House at the base of Bohemia Avenue. Lot has undoubtedly seen much happiness and sadness as well.
 
Erected 2008 by Andy and Caton Vaughan. (Marker Number B208.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Chesapeake City Historic District marker series.
 
Location. 39° 31.59′ N, 75° 48.766′ W. Marker is in Chesapeake City, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is on Bohemia Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 208 Bohemia Avenue, Chesapeake City MD 21915, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Karsner-Wilsey House/Office (a few steps from this marker); Capt. Colmary-Salmon House (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Smither's House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Whiteoak House
Sarah Beaston House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 21, 2010
2. Sarah Beaston House
(within shouting distance of this marker); Town Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); National Bank of Chesapeake City (within shouting distance of this marker); Brady-Rees House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Chesapeake City.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Sarah Beaston House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 21, 2010
3. Sarah Beaston House
 
 
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