Laurel in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Water From the Dam Powered the Cotton Mill
Riverfront Park Heritage & Nature Trail
Erected by City of Laurel Department of Parks and Recreation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Natural Resources • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 39° 6.602′ N, 76° 51.556′ W. Marker is in Laurel, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on Main Street. In Riverfront Park at the west end of Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 998 Main St, Laurel MD 20707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Laurel Harnessed the River to Power the Cotton Mill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Laurel Harnessed the River to Power the Cotton Mill (about 400 feet away); Laurel Cotton Mill and Dam (about 500 feet away); Laurel Factory: Prince Georges County's Only Mill Town (about 500 feet away); Site of The Old Stone Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); Laurel Factory: A Mill Town (about 600 feet away); Casula Point (about 600 feet away); Laurel: A Factory Town Bridging Two Counties (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurel.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 27, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on November 27, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.