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Greensboro in Caroline County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Goldsborough House

 
 
Goldsborough House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
1. Goldsborough House Marker
Inscription. Judge Laird Goldsborough lived here 1897-1970. As onetime Adjutant General of the Philippines he authored the Island's first constitution. Part of the house is of pre-revolutionary construction.
Among other members of this Caroline County family distinguished for public service: W. E. Goldsborough, U. S. Consul, Amoy, China; T. Alan Goldsborough, longtime U. S. Congressman and Federal Judge; Dr. G. Winder Goldsborough, General Practitioner and State Legislator; and Elwell Goldsborough nationally famous electrical engineer.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 58.464′ N, 75° 48.414′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, Maryland, in Caroline County. Marker is at the intersection of West Sunset Ave. and Church Street, on the right when traveling west on West Sunset Ave.. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro MD 21639, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Letter to Lincoln (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Greensboro-Threatened by Ideas (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peter Harrington (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greensboro
Goldsborough House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
2. Goldsborough House
Now a fine dining restaurant.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Neck Meeting House Native Garden (approx. 6 miles away); Tuckahoe Neck Meeting House-Living Their Beliefs (approx. 6 miles away); Neck Meeting House (approx. 6 miles away); Moses and the Hounds (approx. 6.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
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Goldsborough House Marker, seen looking east along West Sunset Ave image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 9, 2010
3. Goldsborough House Marker, seen looking east along West Sunset Ave
Log Cabin adjacent to Goldsborough House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
4. Log Cabin adjacent to Goldsborough House
Goldsborough House Marker, seen at far right image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 9, 2010
5. Goldsborough House Marker, seen at far right
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,279 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   5. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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