Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Howard County Jail, 1851:
National Park Service Underground Railroad
— Network to Freedom —
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Man-Made Features • Notable Buildings.
Location. 39° 16.154′ N, 76° 47.86′ W. Marker is in Ellicott City, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker can be reached from Court Place, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mount Ida (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Patapsco Female Institute (about 500 feet away); Howard County Courthouse, 1843: (about 500 feet away); Sunflower Church (about 500 feet away); Word Wars I, II and Korea Memorial (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Patapsco Female Institute (about 500 feet away); Wootton Law Offices (about 600 feet away); The Firehouse Museum (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellicott City.
Also see . . . HO-54, Howard County Jail. Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties Form, Maryland Historical Trust. (Submitted on December 20, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 19, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 19, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 7, 8, 9. submitted on December 21, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.