West River in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Quaker Burying Ground
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 38° 50.988′ N, 76° 33.427′ W. Marker is in West River, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is at the intersection of Owensville Road (Maryland Route 255) and Muddy Creek Road (Maryland Route 468), on the left when traveling east on Owensville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West River MD 20778, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Overlooking West River (here, next to this marker); Site of First Quaker Regional Gathering (within shouting distance of this marker); Galesville Armed Forces Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); William Penn (approx. 0.8 miles away); Carrie Weedon House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Welcome to Galesville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Native Plants (approx. 0.9 miles away); Where Land Meets Water (approx. 0.9 miles away).
Also see . . . Galesville Heritage Society page on the Quaker Burying Ground (Submitted on September 4, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,412 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 18, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 3, 4. submitted on March 13, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.