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Dundalk in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Logan Field

 
 
Logan Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, December 22, 2007
1. Logan Field Marker
Inscription. First commercial aviation facility in Maryland. Veteran World War I pilots formed club and opened Dundalk Flying Field in 1919. Renamed to honor stunt p1lot Lt. Patrick Logan, who was killed in crash during club's first major air meet. Became Baltimore's first municipal airport in 1920. Club members organized nation's first National Guard air unit in 1921. Visited by Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart. Scheduled passenger service inaugurated in 1930. Replaced by Baltimore Municipal Airport/Harbor Field in 1941.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust & Maryland State Highway Administration.
 
Location. 39° 14.928′ N, 76° 31.142′ W. Marker is in Dundalk, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Dundalk Ave. 0.2 miles north of Dunhaven Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in front of Logan Village Center. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21224, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dundalk, Maryland (approx. 0.3 miles away); Francis Scott Key Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.4 miles away); M551A1 Sheridan AR/AAV (approx. 1.5 miles away); Camp Holabird
Marker with shopping center sign. image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, December 22, 2007
2. Marker with shopping center sign.
Air field was replaced with houses and commercial buildings many years ago.
(approx. 1.8 miles away); Commodore Joshua Barney (approx. 2 miles away); Battle Ground Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); At Patapsco Neck (approx. 2.7 miles away); Defenders Honored (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dundalk.
 
Also see . . .  Logan Field Baltimore's first municipal airport by Clayton Davis. (Submitted on December 22, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAir & SpaceNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,032 times since then. 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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