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Chesapeake City in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“Bohemia Mannor”

 
 
"Bohemia Mannor" Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Pfingsten, May 5, 2008
1. "Bohemia Mannor" Marker
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.

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, measured 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); Colonists' Wrought Iron Cross (approx. 3.6 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.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraExplorationNotable Persons
 
“Bohemia Mannor” Marker Roadside Photo, Click for full size
By Keith S Smith, August 22, 2013
2. “Bohemia Mannor” Marker Roadside
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,616 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.
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