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Cecilton in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Greenfield

 
 
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By William Pfingsten, July 6, 2007
1. Greenfield Marker
Inscription.  Georgian Manor House, built in the mid 1700’s on a 750 acre tract patented to John and Mary Ward in 1674, is noted for its architectural purity, fine paneling and woodwork. The Ward burying ground nearby also contains graves of Lusbys and Pascaults, later owners.

Greenfield is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected by Historical Society of Cecil County.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureCemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era. A significant historical year for this entry is 1674.
 
Location. 39° 23.376′ N, 75° 52.272′ W. Marker is in Cecilton, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is on Augustine Herman Highway (Maryland Route 213) one mile north of Main Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cecilton MD 21913, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Founded on Friendship (approx. one mile away); Sassafras River (approx. 1.8 miles away); Fort Duffy (approx. 1.9 miles away); A Heavy Price
Greenfield is a private residence. image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 6, 2007
2. Greenfield is a private residence.
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(approx. 2 miles away); Daring to Resist (approx. 2 miles away); Georgetown, Maryland (approx. 2 miles away); Mistress Kitty Knight (approx. 2 miles away); The Anchorage (approx. 2.4 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,977 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.

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