Elkton in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Originally called “Head of Elk”
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Washington-Rochambeau Route marker series.
Location. 39° 36.479′ N, 75° 49.783′ W. Marker is in Elkton, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street and North Street, on the left on West Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkton MD 21921, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fighting Back (a few steps from this marker); War in the Chesapeake (a few steps from this marker); "O! say can you see..." (a few steps from this marker); Elkton, Wedding Capital of the East (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); “Partridge Hill” (about 500 feet away); Mitchell House (about 500 feet away); Cecil County Doughboy Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Holly Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elkton.
Categories. • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 3,655 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 30, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.