Near Abingdon in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Gov. William Paca
Old Post Road
—Established 1666 —
Erected 1930 by the Governor William Paca Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Harford County, Md.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
Location. 39° 26.97′ N, 76° 17.731′ W. Marker is near Abingdon, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker is on Philadelphia Road (Maryland Route 7) 0.4 miles north of Maryland Route 24, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Abingdon MD 21009, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain John Smith (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of “Old Baltimore” (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old Post Road: Cokesbury College (approx. 1.2 miles away); “Constant Friendship” (approx. 1.6 miles away); Harford Town, or Bush (approx. 2.2 miles away); “The Bush Declaration” This Tablet (approx. 2.3 miles away); Sophia’s Dairy (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Abingdon.
Also see . . . The Declaration of Independence. (Submitted on June 24, 2007.)
1. Chilberry Hall Farm
The property no longer exists. The land is now a restricted part of the Aberdeen Proving Ground.
— Submitted June 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • Politics • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,358 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on May 4, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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