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Chestertown in Kent County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chestertown Vol. Fire Co., Inc.

 
 
Chestertown Vol. Fire Co., Inc. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
1. Chestertown Vol. Fire Co., Inc. Marker
Inscription.  
Built with
Works Progress
Administration
(WPA)
federal funding
1938
(Marker Number 5.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsNotable Buildings.
 
Location. 39° 12.614′ N, 76° 3.926′ W. Marker is in Chestertown, Maryland, in Kent County. Marker is on North Cross Street (Maryland Route 289) just south of Maple Avenue (Maryland Route 213), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 118 North Cross Street, Chestertown MD 21620, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chestertown, First Population Center of the United States (here, next to this marker); George Vickers (a few steps from this marker); American Victory (within shouting distance of this marker); William Beck Nicholson (within shouting distance of this marker); Baltimore Regional Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Tercentenary Celebration (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct
Chestertown Vol. Fire Co., Inc. Building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
2. Chestertown Vol. Fire Co., Inc. Building
line); On This Site Stood the Courthouse (about 400 feet away); In This Church (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chestertown.
 
Additional keywords. New Deal
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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