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Near Easton in Talbot County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

William Penn

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
1. William Penn Marker
Inscription.  In December 1682 attended a General Meeting of "Friends" on the Choptank River after a visit to Lord Baltimore at Col. Thomas Tailler's in Ann Arundel Co. "Philemon Lloyd with some horsemen waited on Penn" by order of Lord Baltimore.
 
Erected by State Roads Commission.
 
Location. 38° 46.564′ N, 76° 5.181′ W. Marker is near Easton, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker is on Easton Parkway (Maryland Route 322) 0.1 miles south of Bay Street (Maryland Route 33), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton MD 21601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The “Mannour of Ratcliffe” (approx. half a mile away); Talbot County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Frederick Douglass (approx. half a mile away); To the Talbot Boys (approx. half a mile away); Vietnam War (approx. half a mile away); The Talbot Resolves (approx. half a mile away); Birthplace of Tench Francis, Jr. (approx. half a mile away); Easton's Fire Bell (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
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William Penn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
2. William Penn Marker
Churches & ReligionColonial Era
 

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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 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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