Cumberland in Allegany County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the The Historic National Road series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1833.
Location. 39° 39.776′ N, 78° 46.867′ W. Marker is in Cumberland, Maryland, in Allegany County. Marker is on National Highway (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10307 National Highway, Cumberland MD 21502, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Narrows (here, next to this marker); Site of Bridge 1834 (a few steps from this marker); To The Unknown Confederate Dead (approx. 0.6 miles away); Civil War Soldiers Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); The First Iron RailsCanada Hose Company No. 1 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bane House (approx. one mile away); "Braddock's Road" (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 23, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,849 times since then and 39 times this year. Last updated on April 6, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 23, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.