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Rosaryville in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mount Airy

 
 
Mount Airy Marker Photo, Click for full size
By F. Robby, December 2, 2004
1. Mount Airy Marker
Inscription. 17th century hunting lodge of the Lords Baltimore, 9200 acres acquired in 1751 by the honorable Benedict Calvert, member of the council, son of Charles, Fifth Lord Baltimore. Here, with George Washington present, February 4, 1774, Benedict's daughter "Nelly" married John Parke Custis, son of Martha Washington. Birthplace of George Washington Parke Custis, their son, who married Marry Lee Fitzhugh and built "Arlington" on the Potomac.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 45.945′ N, 76° 49.4′ W. Marker is in Rosaryville, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on Rosaryville Road 0.9 miles west of Crain Highway (U.S. 301), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Upper Marlboro MD 20772, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Slaves’ Infirmary [on His Lordship’s Kindness] (approx. 1.4 miles away); His Lordship’s Kindness
Mount Airy Mansion at Rosaryville State Park Photo, Click for full size
By Richard E. Miller, October 07
2. Mount Airy Mansion at Rosaryville State Park
(approx. 1.6 miles away); Cheltenham United Methodist Church (approx. 2 miles away); Church of the Atonement, 1875 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Cat and Mouse (approx. 2.4 miles away); Restless Time (approx. 2.4 miles away); Bellefields (approx. 2.9 miles away); “Melwood Park” (approx. 3.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Mount Airy Mansion Website. (Submitted on November 18, 2007.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Mount Airy Mansion at Rosaryville State Park Photo, Click for full size
By Richard E. Miller, October 07
3. Mount Airy Mansion at Rosaryville State Park
Mount Airy Gates Photo, Click for full size
By F. Robby, December 2, 2004
4. Mount Airy Gates
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,966 times since then and 237 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   4. submitted on , by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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