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Salisbury in Wicomico County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pemberton Hall

 
 
Pemberton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, November 23, 2007
1. Pemberton Hall Marker
Inscription. Built in 1741 by Col. Isaac Handy, planter, lawyer, founder of Salisbury and officer of the local militia during the Revolution. He had operated a lumber business at Handy's Landing at the head of the Wicomico River where in 1732, Salisbury Town was established.
 
Erected by Maryland Bicentennial Commission & Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 21.179′ N, 75° 38.799′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, Maryland, in Wicomico County. Marker is at the intersection of Pemberton Drive and Pemberton Historic Park Road, on the right when traveling west on Pemberton Drive. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury MD 21802, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Pemberton Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); The "Peculiar Institution" at Pemberton Plantation (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Show of Wealth (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to Pemberton Historical Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); An Apple a Day (approx. 0.4 miles away); Plantation Barnyard (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Drop to Drink (approx. half a mile away); Nature's Pasture (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Salisbury.
 
Also see . . .
Pemberton Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, November 23, 2007
2. Pemberton Hall
 Pemberton Park web site. (Submitted on November 29, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,269 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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