Near Baldwin in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1704.
Location. 39° 30.742′ N, 76° 32.077′ W. Marker is near Baldwin, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Sweet Air Road (Maryland Route 145) 0.1 miles east of Manor Road, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baldwin MD 21013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Maj. Gen. Isaac Ridgeway Trimble, C.S.A. (approx. 2.3 miles away); My Lady's Manor (approx. 3.2 miles away); Glen Ellen (approx. 3.2 miles away); a different marker also named My Lady’s Manor (approx. 3˝ miles away); St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church“The Eagle’s Nest” (approx. 3.6 miles away); Gunpowder Manor (approx. 3.7 miles away); St. James’s (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baldwin.
More about this marker. This marker replaces an earlier version, erected by the State Roads Commission, in 1938. The earlier version read:
Later called Sweet Air. Granted 1704 to Thomas Macnemara. Charles and Daniel Carroll, his kinsmen, acquired it under a mortgage and sold it to Roger Boyce 1751, who built the house. Purchased for Henry Hill Carroll 1785, who lived and died here in 1804. His son, Henry Carroll, sold it 1838.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,544 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.