Near Warwick in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Education • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the George Washington Slept Here series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is May 14, 1773.
Location. 39° 24.437′ N, 75° 49.699′ W. Marker is near Warwick, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is at the intersection of Cecilton-Warwick Road (Maryland Route 282) and Worsell Manor Road on Cecilton-Warwick Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warwick MD 21912, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies The Anchorage (approx. 2 miles away); Founded on Friendship (approx. 2.2 miles away); Colonists' Wrought Iron Cross (approx. 2.4 miles away); St. Francis Xavier Church (approx. 2½ miles away); Greenfield (approx. 2.6 miles away); George Washington (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named St. Francis Xavier Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); James Rumsey (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warwick.
1. Under Renovation:
Worsell Manor was here before the house was built, it was the name given to the land grant...the house was built later. The house is currently under a massive renovation. I had the pleasure of consulting with the new owner about the refurbishing of the ancient door locks and hardware, and was given a brief tour. The house is a center hallway design with 4 angled fireplaces, and an awesome entryway and staircase. Purchase of the staircase was purportedly offered by Winterthur Museum in Delaware. [the new owners decided they would rather keep it though]- Stop back to this marker page for future photos as I will post them as I take them. The future of Worsell Manor (Mannor) is that of a destination venue. The barn which has "silo's with character" is also
— Submitted May 18, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,876 times since then and 109 times this year. Last updated on May 18, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1. submitted on July 6, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on May 18, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on July 15, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 18, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.