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Chaptico in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

"Deep Falls"

Originally patented March 26, 1680 as "Wales"

 
 
"Deep Falls" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 11, 2015
1. "Deep Falls" Marker
Inscription.  
Homestead of the Thomas Family
The present house was built in 1745

Major William Thomas Jr. (1758-1813)
of the famous "Maryland Line" and
Dr. James Thomas (1785-1845)
Governor of Maryland 1833-36
lived and lie buried here.

 
Erected by State Roads Commission.
 
Location. 38° 21.326′ N, 76° 45.64′ W. Marker is in Chaptico, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Budd Creek Road (SR 234). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chaptico MD 20621, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prosperous Port Town (approx. 1 miles away); Christ Church King and Queen Parish (approx. 1 miles away); Chaptico (approx. 1 miles away); a different marker also named Chaptico (approx. 1 miles away); Forest Hall (approx. 4.9 miles away); Tobacco Barns (approx. 5.1 miles away); Three Notch Road (approx. 5.4 miles away); Extending the Rail (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chaptico.
 
Categories. Colonial EraGovernment & PoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
"Deep Falls" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 11, 2015
2. "Deep Falls" Marker
"Deep Falls" sign at the entrance to the residence road image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 11, 2015
3. "Deep Falls" sign at the entrance to the residence road
Sign is located across the street from the "Deep Falls" marker.
Distant shot of the "Deep Falls" road entrance to the residence image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 11, 2015
4. Distant shot of the "Deep Falls" road entrance to the residence
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 18, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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