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Chester in Queen Anne's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway

 
 
Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 31, 2015
1. Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway Marker
Inscription.  Located along Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the byway links Chesapeake Bay’s communities, people, and life stores into a rich experience for visitors and locals alike. With its working farms and waterfronts, historic town centers, and pristine natural areas, Chesapeake Country is a landscape worth exploring.

Check out These Byway Adventures! *Stroll historic main streets *Take in the scenery *Visit a restaurant for locally caught seafood *Pick up fresh produce at a farm stand *Fish from a nearby pier *Hike through upland woods *Bike along flat, rural roads *Paddle along a quiet stretch of the Chesapeake Bay or its rivers
 
Erected by Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 38° 58.485′ N, 76° 14.955′ W. Marker is in Chester, Maryland, in Queen Anne's County. Marker is on Piney Narrows Road. The marker is located on the grounds of the Chesapeake Heritage Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester MD 21619, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker

Chesapeake Heritage Center-frontal view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 31, 2015
2. Chesapeake Heritage Center-frontal view
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, measured as the crow flies. Byway Destinations (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Byway Destinations (here, next to this marker); Maryland's Eastern Shore (a few steps from this marker); Enemy Occupation (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossing the Narrows (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossing Point (approx. half a mile away); Working the Waters (approx. half a mile away); The James E. Kirwan Museum (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 252 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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