Canton in Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Captain John O'Donnell
Erected by The Canton Improvement Association-The Board of Recreation and Parks, the City of Baltimore, William Donald Schaefer.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1785.
Location. 39° 16.806′ N, 76° 34.482′ W. Marker is in Canton in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on O'Donnell Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21224, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Canton (within shouting distance of this marker); The Canton Library (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Former Glory (approx. ¼ mile away); Baltimore Regional TrailThe Old Police Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Casimir Pulaski (approx. half a mile away); Honor Roll (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
More about this marker. The statue of O'Donnell was removed on April 15, 2021. The fate of the pedestal and marker are unknown at this time.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 31, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,377 times since then and 472 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 31, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 29, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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