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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Flintstone in Allegany County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Mash Jr.

"A Forest is God's Garden"

 
 
John Mash Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 8, 2016
1. John Mash Jr. Marker
Inscription.  

Recognizing his contributions
to forest conservation and
historic preservation at
Green Ridge State Forest

25 years of state service 1971-1996
Forest Manager 1975-1988
Author of The Land of the Living
Championed the development of the
shooting range


 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Horticulture & Forestry.
 
Location. 39° 39.925′ N, 78° 26.522′ W. Marker is near Flintstone, Maryland, in Allegany County. Marker is on Headquarters Drive 0.2 miles west of M. V. Smith Road NE, on the left when traveling west. Marker is at the entrance to the Green Ridge State Forest Headquarters and Visitor Center, located near the scenic overlook southwest of I-68 Exit 64. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 28700 Headquarters Drive NE, Flintstone MD 21530, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pine Lick Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Log Roll Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Twin Oaks Trail (within shouting distance of this marker);
John Mash Jr. Marker on Welcome Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 8, 2016
2. John Mash Jr. Marker on Welcome Sign
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Long Pond Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); McCausland's Raid (approx. 1.4 miles away); Town Hill Overlook (approx. 3.1 miles away); “The Warrior’s Path” (approx. 7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flintstone.
 
Also see . . .
1. Green Ridge State Forest. (Submitted on July 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Land of the Living. (Submitted on July 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
West Side of Welcome Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 8, 2016
3. West Side of Welcome Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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