Near Friendsville in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Grave of Meshack Browning
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 39° 35.21′ N, 79° 22.187′ W. Marker is near Friendsville, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker is on Friendsville Road (Maryland Route 42) south of Hoyes Road. Marker is just south of the town of Hoyes, now just a crossroads. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Friendsville MD 21531, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gettysburg Campaign The National Road (approx. 1.8 miles away); Col. James McHenry of Baltimore (approx. 3 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 3.8 miles away); Maryland History (approx. 4.1 miles away); Thayer Game Refuge (approx. 4.1 miles away); Deep Creek Lake (approx. 4.7 miles away); J.W. McCullough, Lumbering and Mining Titan (approx. 5˝ miles away).
1. Meshack Browning
Everyone interested in this period 1800-1860, should read his book. It's available online for less than 20 bucks. It's a really fun read.
— Submitted January 27, 2007, by Al Riley of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Additional keywords. Hunting
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