Westport in Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust, Maryland State Highway Administration.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights. A significant historical year for this entry is 1872.
Location. 39° 15.629′ N, 76° 38.212′ W. Marker is in Westport in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Waterview Avenue 0 miles west of Annapolis Road (Maryland Route 648), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21230, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Joseph Gans Reviving the Waterfront (approx. 0.9 miles away); Senator Harry McGuirk (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gwynns Falls Trail (approx. one mile away); Carroll Park at the Golf Course (approx. one mile away); Restoring Water Quality (approx. one mile away); Carroll Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); Maryland Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Mount Auburn Cemetery - Sharp Street Memorial United Methodist Church. Originally named "The City of the Dead for Colored People" (Submitted on November 15, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 13, 2008, by Chris Nelson of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 3,597 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 13, 2008, by Chris Nelson of Baltimore, Maryland. 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 13, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.