A Show of Wealth
Pemberton Plantation Historic Trail
Shingles, beams, bricks, and hardware for construction were made on the plantation. Completed in 1741, Pemberton Hall was a grand structure for its place and time.
Erected by Wicomico County Parks & Tourism, Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1741.
Location. 38° 20.833′
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pemberton Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The "Peculiar Institution" at Pemberton Plantation (within shouting distance of this marker); A Drop to Drink (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Pemberton Historical Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nature's Pasture (about 300 feet away); Plantation Barnyard (about 300 feet away); An Apple a Day (about 400 feet away); The Original Residents (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salisbury.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 22, 2011, by Nathan Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. This page has been viewed 475 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 22, 2011, by Nathan Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.