“Baltimore must be tamed…”
Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail
— War of 1812 —
(Inscription below the photo on the right)
Captain Thomas Boyle commanded the famous Fell’s Point privateer Chasseur (above), hailed as the Pride of Baltimore.
Explore these places in the Fell’s Point area: *Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine-Exhibits and programs about the Star-Spangled Banner and defense of Baltimore *Flag House and Star-Spangled Banner Museum-Exhibits
Erected by National Park Service-United States Department of the Interior.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 39° 16.968′ N, 76° 35.598′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Memorial is on Broadway. The marker is located in Fells Point near the Broadway Market. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21231, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War in the Chesapeake (here, next to this marker); 1633 Lancaster Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 1630 Shakespeare Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1632 Shakespeare Street (about 300 feet away); 1628 Shakespeare Street (about 300 feet away); Fells Point (about 300 feet away); 1621 Lancaster Street (about 300 feet away); On Thursday, September 18, 2003 (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 872 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.