Following the War of 1812, Johnson sold the brewery. It remained Claggett’s until it was sold in 1868 to the Daniels family and operated as a brewery until 1879.
In the early 1900’s, a casket manufacturer occupied the site. But in 1987, Theo DeGroen, brewmaster, opened the Baltimore Brewing Company, returning the site to its beer-infused history. In 1998, the City of Baltimore developed Brewer’s Park to commemorate the many breweries that were located in this neighborhood
Location. 39° 17.294′ N, 76° 36.263′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is at the intersection of Lombard Street and South
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Star Spangled Banner Flag was Born Here (a few steps from this marker); Home of Edward Johnson (a few steps from this marker); Carroll Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Small Brick Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Cistern (within shouting distance of this marker); Cast-Iron Façade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Flag House (about 400 feet away); Baltimore Slave Trade (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.