Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Like many amusement parks today, Tolchester Beach offered plenty of activities---swimming, a penny arcade, shooting gallery, many rides including a miniature train and the Whirlpool Dips roller coaster, and of course dancing to the music of the bands.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Entertainment.
Location. Marker has been reported permanently removed. It was located near 38° 47.262′ N, 76° 13.182′ W. Marker was in St. Michaels, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker was on Mill Street. This marker is on the grounds of the Chesapeake Maritime Museum. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Saint Michaels MD 21663, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Tolchester Beach Bandstand (here, next to this marker); Point Lookout Fog Bell Tower (a few steps from this marker); Bushwack Boat
Regarding Tolchester Bandstand. There is a "Whirl Pool Dips" article on Wikipedia.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This marker has been replaced by the linked marker.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 350 times since then. Last updated on October 24, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.