Inscription. Granted 1662 as 4000 acres in the “farr remote, then unknown wilderness” to Augustine Herman, native of Bohemia, for “making a mapp of this province” regranted 1663 as 6000 acres erected a manor in 1676.
By William Pfingsten, May 5, 2008
|1. "Bohemia Mannor" Marker|
Not open to the public.
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Location. 39° 28.084′ N, 75° 51.54′ W. Marker is in Chesapeake City, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is on MD 213, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is north of the Bohemia River. Marker is in this post office area: Chesapeake City MD 21915, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, as the crow flies. Bohemia (approx. 1.5 miles away); “Labadie Tract” (approx. 1.5 miles away); St. Francis Xavier Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Essex Lodge (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Anchorage (approx. 3.1 miles away); St. Augustine’s Church (approx. 3.2 miles away); Cherry Grove (approx. 3.6 miles away); St. Augustine School (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chesapeake City.
Also see . . . Augustine Herman Bohemiensis - Life Accomplishments. (Submitted on May 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,275 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on May 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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