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Pocomoke City in Worcester County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Costen House

(circa 1870)

 
 
Costen House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
1. Costen House Marker
Inscription.  This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 38° 4.467′ N, 75° 34.05′ W. Marker is in Pocomoke City, Maryland, in Worcester County. Marker is on Market Street (Business U.S. 13). Between 2nd & 4th Streets. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 206 Market Street, Pocomoke City MD 21851, 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. Mar-Va Theater (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sturgis One Room School (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Shapes of Ships (approx. 0.2 miles away); River Trades & Traditions / River Lore & Legend (approx. Ό mile away); Olive Marie Lippoldt (approx. Ό mile away); Pocomoke City Historic Railroad Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Court House Hill (approx. 2 miles away); Rehoboth (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pocomoke City.
 
Also see . . .  Costen House Museum. (Submitted on July 13, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
2. Costen House Marker
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Additional commentary.
1. National Register of Historic Places:
Costen House (added 1975 - - #75000934)
206 Market St. , Pocomoke
• Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
• Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
• Architectural Style: Italianate
• Historic Person: Costen,Dr. Isaac T.
• Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
• Period of Significance: 1875-1899
• Owner: Private
• Historic Function: Domestic
• Current Sub-function: Museum
    — Submitted July 13, 2013.
 
Costen House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
3. Costen House Marker
This photo shows the plaque on the left side of the door.
Costen House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
4. Costen House Marker
This photo is the Costen House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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