Near Newburg in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland Bicentennial Commission and Maryland Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series list. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1766.
Location. 38° 21.908′ N, 76° 58.288′ W. Marker is near Newburg, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Crain Highway (U.S. 301) 0.2 miles west of Orland Park Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9700a Orland Park Rd, Newburg MD 20664, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance John Wilkes Booth (approx. 0.6 miles away); Potomac Diversion (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ways to Explore Southern Maryland’s Scenic and Historic Routes (approx. 0.6 miles away); Explore your Cheaspeake (approx. 0.6 miles away); Discover Southern Maryland’s Amazing Stories of Exploration, Hope, and Courage (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Memory of Robert Crain (approx. 0.6 miles away); “Cliffton” (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Cliffton (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 5, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.