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Chesapeake Beach in Calvert County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chesapeake Beach Park

Chesapeake Beach Historic Heritage Trail

 
 
Chesapeake Beach Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 18, 2020
1. Chesapeake Beach Park Marker
Inscription.  17th Street marks the southern boundary of Chesapeake Beach Park from 1946 to 1972. The street names in Chesapeake Station are reminders of the rich Park history. The names Arcade, Bandshell, Carousel, and Dentzel, bring back fond memories of happy summer days.
 
Erected by The Town of Chesapeake Beach, Maryland; Maryland Heritage Areas Authority.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational AreasRoads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 38° 41.181′ N, 76° 32.077′ W. Marker is in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, in Calvert County. Marker is at the intersection of 17th Street and C Street, on the right when traveling east on 17th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4001 17th St, Chesapeake Beach MD 20732, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Belvedere Hotel (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); "The Campground" (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Chesapeake Beach Railway (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Chesapeake Beach Railway (approx.
Chesapeake Beach Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 18, 2020
2. Chesapeake Beach Park Marker
¼ mile away); Railroad Bed (approx. ¼ mile away); Railroad Artifacts At The Museum (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Chesapeake Beach Railway (approx. ¼ mile away); Chesapeake Beach Railway Station (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chesapeake Beach.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 18, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 26 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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