Near Aberdeen in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Colony of Maryland
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is March 25, 1862.
Location. 39° 29.815′ N, 76° 13.933′ W. Marker is near Aberdeen, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker can be reached from John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway (Interstate 95) north of Maryland Route 543, in the median. At the Maryland House highway rest stop in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Aberdeen MD 21001, 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. "O! say can you see…" (within shouting distance of this marker); State of Maryland (within shouting distance of Sophia’s Dairy (approx. 1.7 miles away); Spesutia Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); "The Bush Declaration" (approx. 2.4 miles away); This Tablet (approx. 2.4 miles away); Harford Town (approx. 2.6 miles away); Calvary United Methodist Church (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aberdeen.
Also see . . .
1. Colonial Maryland. (Submitted on January 14, 2006.)
2. The Planting of the Colony of Maryland. (1893), by Francis Blackwell Mayer (1827-1899). (Submitted on January 14, 2006.)
3. Lord Baltimore. (Submitted on January 14, 2006.)
4. The Burning of the Peggy Stewart. (1896) by Francis Blackwell Mayer (1827-1899) (Submitted on January 14, 2006.)
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