Lansdowne in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lansdowne Christian Church
The first such service was held on May 14, 1905. Five months later, at another ceremony, the Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.), the leading Union veterans; organization, presented three stained glass windows to the congregation. Gen. Richard N. Bowerman, Commander of the Department of Maryland, G.A.R., contributed a stained glass window depicting the likeness of the G.A.R. membership badge (left). This window can be seen above the church altar. At the rear of the building are two other stained glass windows, one dedicated to Dushane Post 3, G.A.R. (a gift of the post, far left), and the second dedicated to Dushane Corps 3 of the Woman’s Relief Corps (a gift of the corps, right).
On Grand Army Days early in the 20 century, veterans arrived from Baltimore on the
Erected by Maryland Civil War Trails.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Maryland Civil War Trails series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 14, 1905.
Location. 39° 14.704′ N, 76° 39.787′ W. Marker is in Lansdowne, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is at the intersection of Clyde Avenue and Baltimore Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Clyde Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Clyde Ave, Halethorpe MD 21227, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Joseph Gans (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mount Auburn Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); Restoring Water Quality (approx. 2 miles away); Of Fords, Felles, and Falls (approx. 2 miles away); Carroll Park at the Golf Course (approx. 2 miles away); Carrollton Viaduct (approx. 2.1 miles away); In Memory of Mary Young Pickersgill (approx. 2.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Lansdowne Christian Church (Hull Memorial). (Submitted on July 15, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 14, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 272 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on March 21, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 14, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.