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Association of Maryland Pilots

June 3, 1852

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 10, 2017
1. Association of Maryland Pilots Marker
Inscription.
At this location, then known as the Union Hotel, a group of some 90 state licensed bay pilots met in the hotel lobby to form the Association of Maryland Pilots. Captain Henry Vaughan was elected as their first president. Several rooms of the second floor were rented and became the office of the association for the next 35 years.
 
Location. 39° 16.866′ N, 76° 35.689′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is at the intersection of Thames Street and Bond Street, on the right when traveling west on Thames Street. Touch for map. On the wall of Dudas Tavern that faces Thames Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1600 Thames Street, Baltimore MD 21231, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Loring Cornish / How Great Thou Art (within shouting distance of this marker); It is now the world's largest music event. (within shouting distance of this marker); National Bohemian Beer (within shouting distance of this marker); The Black Shipbuilders of the Chesapeake Bay (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hankin Healthy Harbor Walking Tour (about 300 feet away); On Thursday, September 18, 2003
Association of Maryland Pilots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 10, 2017
2. Association of Maryland Pilots Marker
(about 500 feet away); Fells Point (about 500 feet away); The Chesapeake Campaign & The War of 1812 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 10, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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