Centreville in Queen Anne's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Queen Anne’s County
Erected 1971 by the County Commissioners of Queen Anne’s County.
Location. 39° 2.701′ N, 76° 3.896′ W. Marker is in Centreville, Maryland, in Queen Anne's County. Marker is at the intersection of Maryland Route 213 and Broadway, on the right when traveling north on State Route 213. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Centreville MD 21617, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Honor • Valor • WWI • WWII • Korea • Vietnam (a few steps from this marker); Queen Anne’s County (within shouting distance of this marker); The Brass Pin (within shouting distance of this marker); Wright’s Chance (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Centrally Located (about 500 Carmichael House (about 600 feet away); Site of Goldsborough House (about 700 feet away); Chesterfield Avenue: River to Railroad Connection (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centreville.
More about this marker. The marker misspells William Sweatnam’s (1680–1719) name. —Ed.
Williams Sweatnam's name has been corrected on the marker by filing off "man" and pasting on "nam" in shiny plastic letters.
— Submitted January 1, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,277 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on January 1, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 3, 4. submitted on October 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 5, 6. submitted on January 1, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.