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Port Tobacco in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chapel Point Park

 
 
Chapel Point Park Marker image. Click for full size.
February 15, 2011
1. Chapel Point Park Marker
Inscription.  Site of county recreational facilities from the early 1900s to 1962, at the confluence of the Potomac and Port Tobacco Rivers. Originally a resort for St. Thomas Manor, steamboats brought passengers from Washington DC for the day. Opened to the general public in 1925 with facilities for picnic, rollerskating, social functions, restaurant, beach with bath houses and hotel. Site of the first County fair in 1924.
 
Erected 2008 by 350th Anniversary Commission.
 
Location. 38° 28.044′ N, 77° 1.585′ W. Marker is in Port Tobacco, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Chapel Point Rd near Between St. Ignatius Church and Pisces Ln. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Tobacco MD 20677, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Ignatius Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Ignatius' Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rise from the Ashes (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Tension of Liberty (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Thomas Manor
Chapel Point Park Marker image. Click for full size.
February 15, 2011
2. Chapel Point Park Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); John Hanson (approx. 1.8 miles away); Mulberry Grove (approx. 1.8 miles away); Mulberry Grove - Birthplace of John Hanson (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Tobacco.
 
Also see . . .
1. Chapel Point State Park, Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties. (Submitted on January 17, 2019.)
2. St. Thomas Manor, Maryland's National Register Properties. (Submitted on January 25, 2019.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 17, 2011. This page has been viewed 1,006 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2011, by Jacqueline White of Williamsburg, VA - Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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