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Taylor Heights in Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

British Gun 5"

 
 
British Gun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 16, 2018
1. British Gun Marker
Inscription.  
Weight 13000 pounds, length 25 feet
Participated in Battle of
Flanders 1917
Presented to Parkwood
by United States Government
July 1934

 
Erected by Parkwood Cemetery.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 39° 22.17′ N, 76° 32.256′ W. Marker is in Taylor Heights in Baltimore, Maryland. Memorial is on Taylor Avenue. The marker is located at the entrance to Parkwood Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3306 Taylor Ave, Parkville MD 21234, 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. American Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); Parkville Park Reservation (approx. half a mile away); Parkville All Wars Memorial (approx. half a mile away); V.F.W. Parkville Post 9083 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Women's Suffrage (approx. one mile away); Overlea Waiting Station (approx. one mile away); Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Knettishall (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
British Gun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 16, 2018
2. British Gun Marker
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British Gun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 16, 2018
3. British Gun Marker
World War I Sailor in the cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 16, 2018
4. World War I Sailor in the cemetery
Sign at the entrance to the cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 16, 2018
5. Sign at the entrance to the cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 25, 2018, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 25, 2018, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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