La Plata in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Durham Church, Episcopal - 1692
Erected 1949 by National Society, Colonial Dames of America, of the District of Columbia.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames of America, National Society of series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1732.
Location. 38° 31.765′ N, 76° 58.985′ W. Marker is in La Plata, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Crain Highway (U.S. 301) and Port Tobacco Road (Maryland Route 6), on the right when traveling south on Crain Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6665 Crain Highway, La Plata MD 20646, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of those Charles County Citizens who lost their lives at the Pentagon September 11, 2001 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Star Memorial Garden Christ Church Episcopal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Remembrance (approx. 0.4 miles away); La Plata Train Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); Surgeon General Revolutionary Army (approx. half a mile away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vietnam Conflict Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Plata.
Also see . . . Old Durham Church, Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties. (Submitted on January 17, 2019.)
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