Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Ridgely in Caroline County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Town of Ridgely Flag

 
 
Town of Ridgely Flag Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 3, 2022
1. Town of Ridgely Flag Marker
Inscription.  
The Ridgely Flag was designed by Yolanda Mayers in honor of the town's Sesquicentennial Celebration. The flag incorporates elements of Ridgely history. The town colors are a perfect backdrop for the "Dream City" banner and train number 513 in honor of our Founder's Day.

On May 13, 2017, in recognition and appreciation for her contribution to Ridgely History, the Commissioners of Ridgely presented to Yolanda Mayers the first Key to the City.
 
Erected 2017 by Commissioners of Ridgely, Maryland.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & StreetcarsSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is May 13, 2017.
 
Location. 38° 56.839′ N, 75° 53.033′ W. Marker is in Ridgely, Maryland, in Caroline County. Marker is on Central Avenue (Maryland Route 312) just south of East Railroad Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Central Ave, Ridgely MD 21660, 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. Saulsbury House - Fifer Hospital - Ridgely House (within shouting distance of this
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
marker); The Drinking Fountain (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ridgely Memorial Park (about 400 feet away); Ridgely Railroad Station (about 600 feet away); Ridgely, MD 1888 - 1917 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Adkins Arboretum (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wood Ducks (approx. 2.7 miles away); St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ridgely.
 
Ridgely Sesquicentennial Plaza image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 3, 2022
2. Ridgely Sesquicentennial Plaza
Adjacent dedication plaque image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 3, 2022
3. Adjacent dedication plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 5, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 5, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 5, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=205483

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Apr. 13, 2024