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Cambridge in Dorchester County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Meredith House

LaGrange Plantation

 

Home of the Dorchester County Historical Society

 
Meredith House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
1. Meredith House Marker
Inscription.  This Georgian-style home was built about 1760. It contains furniture of the Federal and Victorian periods, portraits of people who once lived in Dorchester County, china, silver, handmade quilts, clothing, and toys. The Governor room displays pictures, furniture, and other objects of the seven governors of Maryland from Dorchester County.
 
Erected by Dorchester County Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 33.989′ N, 76° 3.606′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Maryland, in Dorchester County. Marker is on Smith Street just east of Crusader Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 905 Smith Street, Cambridge MD 21613, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Goldsborough Stable (within shouting distance of this marker); Neild Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Smokehouse / Strong House; Helen C. Barber Herb Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Meredith House (within shouting distance of this marker); Robbins Heritage Center
Meredith House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
2. Meredith House Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cambridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Maryland's Eastern Shore (approx. 0.4 miles away); Discover: Dorchester (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambridge.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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