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Federalsburg in Caroline County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Former Clubhouse at Federal Field

Home of the Federalsburg Athletics

 

The Eastern Shore League

 
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 10, 2019
1. Former Clubhouse at Federal Field Marker
Inscription.  This building is the former clubhouse at Federal Field, and home to the Federalsburg Athletics of the Class D Eastern Shore League, which was a minor league affiliate of Connie Mack's Philadelphia Athletics. Fifteen ball players from the A's, made it to the Major Leagues. Long time Federalsburg resident Robert "Ducky" Detweiler, Clarence "Buck" Etchison, Gene Hermanski, Sam Holbrook, Lew Krausse, Walter Masterson, Charlie Moss, Richard Mulligan, Barney Mussill, Ron Northey, Joe O' Rourke, Elmer "Pep" Rambert, Joe Rullo, Elmer Valo, Jack Wallaesa, Charles "Spider" Wilhelm."

Visit the Federalsburg Museum to learn more about the "A"s and the Eastern Shore League

Federal Field
1937 - 1949


Clubhouse
1947 - 1949

 
Erected by Federalsburg Historical Society, donated and funded by the Detweiler Family.
 
Location. 38° 41.704′ N, 75° 46.894′ W. Marker is in Federalsburg, Maryland, in Caroline County. Marker is at the intersection
The Clubhouse image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 10, 2019
2. The Clubhouse
of University Avenue North and Greenridge Road, on the right when traveling north on University Avenue North. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 321 Greenridge Road, Federalsburg MD 21632, 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. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Historic Nanticoke Lodge Masonic Temple (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Marshyhope Creek Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Exeter / Idlewild Mill (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Paradise For Smugglers (approx. mile away); Federalsburg Hometown Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bethel Church (approx. 3.9 miles away in Delaware). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Federalsburg.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 11, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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