Near McHenry in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Col. James McHenry of Baltimore
Erected by Maryland Bicentennial Commission and the Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 39° 32.765′ N, 79° 21.072′ W. Marker is near McHenry, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker is on Garrett Highway (U.S. 219), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the scenic overlook just north of the Deep Creek Lake bridge as you approach McHenry from the south on US 219. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Henry MD 21541, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thayer Game Refuge (approx. 1.1 miles away); Deep Creek Lake (approx. 1.7 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign The National Road (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Grave of Meshack Browning (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McHenry.
Categories. • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 • War, US Revolutionary •
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