Laurel in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Avondale Mill: A Lost Treasure
Riverfront Park Heritage & Nature Trail
Erected by City of Laurel.
Location. 39° 6.448′ N, 76° 50.742′ W. Marker is in Laurel, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Click for map. The marker is in Laurel's Riverfront Park Heritage & Nature Trail, just south of the Patuxent River. There is a parking lot at the north end of 4th and Avondale Streets, and the marker is in that section of the park. Marker is in this post office area: Laurel MD 20707, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riverfront Park (a few steps from this marker); Patuxent River (within shouting distance of this marker); Avondale Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Laurel's Civil War Hospital (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); An Angel Among US First United Methodist Church of Laurel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Laurel: Half-way between Baltimore and Washington (approx. 0.2 miles away); A “Little Dam” Powers the Avondale Mill (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Laurel.
Also see . . . Laurel Historical Society's info about the Mill. (Submitted on March 3, 2014, by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland. This page has been viewed 274 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on , by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland. 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 6. submitted on , by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.