Buckeystown in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Some years later, this photo circa 1900 shows a similar view. The white tannery buildings were torn down and the lot was sometimes used for grazing cattle. On the top of the hill, the original George Buckey home, owned by the Baker family at the time, has acquired its wrap-around porch. Down the hill from the two large trees
Erected 1995 by Buckeystown Preservation Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1870.
Location. 39° 19.965′ N, 77° 25.944′ W. Marker is in Buckeystown, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of Buckeystown Pike (State Highway 85) and Manor Woods Road, on the right when traveling south on Buckeystown Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buckeystown MD 21717, 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. Site of Buckeystown Methodist Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Buckeystown Park (approx. one mile away); The Battle That Saved Washington (approx. 2.6 miles away); History of the Monocacy River Valley (approx. 2.6 miles away); Clustered Spires of Frederick (approx. 2.6 miles away); Worthington House (approx. 2.6 miles away); McCausland’s Attack (approx. 2.6 miles away); Worthington-McKinney Ford (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buckeystown.
National Register of Historic Places:
Buckeystown Historic District (added 1982 - - #82002811)
MD 85 , Buckeystown
• Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
• Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
• Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Gothic, Queen Anne
• Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
• Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
• Owner: Private
• Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
• Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
• Current Function: Domestic
Also see . . . Buckeystown Historic District. F-1-029, Maryland Inventory of Historic Places (Submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,047 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.