Catonsville in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
6-Mile Marker on the National Road
Erected 1987 by Catonsville Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the The Historic National Road series list.
Location. 39° 16.382′ N, 76° 43.614′ W. Marker is in Catonsville, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Frederick Road (Maryland Route 144), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Catonsville MD 21228, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Catonsville Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Catonsville (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Civil Rights Milestone (approx. 0.4 miles Castle Thunder (approx. 0.7 miles away); Catonsville Nine (approx. 0.7 miles away); Baltimore Regional Trail (approx. ¾ mile away); Old Salem Church and Graveyard (approx. 0.9 miles away); Rolling Road (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Catonsville.
Also see . . . Maryland Milestones, Volumes One and Two. These two volumes include photographs of all the known mile markers between Baltimore, Maryland and Oakton, Maryland, where the old National Road crosses into Pennsylvania. A narrative is included which will enable the history buff in finding and viewing the markers. (Submitted on April 9, 2010, by Roger Franklin Richardson of Catonsville, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,524 times since then and 46 times this year. Last updated on December 29, 2010, by Roger Franklin Richardson of Catonsville, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.