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Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Phoenix Emporium

ca 1858

 
 
The Phoenix Emporium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, April 24, 2014
1. The Phoenix Emporium Marker
Inscription.  Long home to purveyors of libations, this lot, once owned by the family of cabinet makers Barnard Fort, was part of the 1834 land lottery. O'Brien's Saloon, Fissell's, Valmas Brothers Inn and the Phoenix Emporium have occupied this corner and proudly served patrons for over a century.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 39° 16.05′ N, 76° 47.724′ W. Marker is in Ellicott City, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Mulligans Hill Lane on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8049 Main Street, Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To Preserve the Union (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Stone Tavern House (within shouting distance of this marker); B&O Railroad Station (within shouting distance of this marker); “Great Panes” (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lauman House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Patapsco Hotel
The Phoenix Emporium Restaurant image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, April 24, 2014
2. The Phoenix Emporium Restaurant
(within shouting distance of this marker); Turntable & Track (within shouting distance of this marker); Hunt's General Store & Millinery Shop (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellicott City.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2014, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 25, 2014, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.
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