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Columbia in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wilde Lake

June 21, 1967

 
 
Wilde Lake Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 3, 2020
1. Wilde Lake Marker
Inscription.  
This lake and this village are named for
Frazar Bullard Wilde
Chairman of the Board, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company

1960 - 1966

whose wisdom, foresight and strong support made Columbia possible.
 
Erected 1967.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 39° 13.437′ N, 76° 51.601′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker is on Wilde Lake Loop 0.1 miles south of Hyla Brook Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10022 Wilde Lake Loop, Columbia MD 21044, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James W. Rouse (here, next to this marker); Oakland Manor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Adam the First (approx. 3.2 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 3.2 miles away); MacAlpine (approx. 3.6 miles away); St. John’s Episcopal Church
Wilde Lake and James W. Rouse markers image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 3, 2020
2. Wilde Lake and James W. Rouse markers
(approx. 3.7 miles away); Decatur Dorsey (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Town of Guilford (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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