Near Darlington in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lafayette at Colonel Rigbie’s House
Erected 1931 by Historical Society of Harford County, Md.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Civil Rights • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is April 13, 1734.
Location. 39° 39.47′ N, 76° 12.393′ W. Marker is near Darlington, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker is on Castleton Road, 0.2 miles south of Berkley Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Darlington MD 21034, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Berkley Crossroads (approx. ¼ mile away); Conowingo (approx. 1.4 miles away); Keziah's Diary (approx. 1.8 miles away); Susquehanna River fishing (approx. 2 miles away); A Susquehannock Indian Fort (approx. 2.6 miles away); Stafford Flint Furnace (approx. 3.3 miles away); Bald Friar Ford & FerryDeer Creek Harmony Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Darlington.
Also see . . .
1. The Rigbie House. (Submitted on November 24, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Historical American Building Survey (HABS) information about the Rigbie House. Includes photographs (ca. 1935) and historical information about the Rigbie House. (Submitted on January 25, 2010, by Laura Ashley Cooper of Jarrettsville, Md, USA.)
1. Rigbie House
Thank you for adding the photo of the Rigbie House marker. I've traveled in Harford, Baltimore Counties, and others, for genealogy. My great great grandfather, William Corse, of Furley Hall, Baltimore, was born in the Rigbie House in 1804. His grandmother was Cassandra Rigbie.
— Submitted June 28, 2007, by Jayne Larion of Grand Blanc, Michigan.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 3,720 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on April 13, 2019, by Laura Ashley Cooper of Jarrettsville, Md, USA. 3. submitted on December 28, 2009, by Laura Ashley Cooper of Jarrettsville, Md, USA. 4. submitted on May 7, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 5. submitted on March 6, 2011, by Laura Ashley Cooper of Jarrettsville, Md, USA. 6. submitted on March 8, 2011, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 7. submitted on June 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 8, 9, 10. submitted on December 28, 2009, by Laura Ashley Cooper of Jarrettsville, Md, USA. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.