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Near Kingsville in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jerusalem Mills

 
 
Jerusalem Mills Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 23, 2007
1. Jerusalem Mills Marker
Inscription. Established 1772 by David Lee a Quaker from Bucks County, Pennsylvania. A gun manufactory back of the mill furnished guns for the Revolution in 1776. The original tract called Jerusalem patented 1687.
 
Erected by State Roads Commission.
 
Location. 39° 27.741′ N, 76° 23.474′ W. Marker is near Kingsville, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker is on Jerusalem Road 0.2 miles west of Jericho Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kingsville MD 21087, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harry Gilmor's Raid (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklinville (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Harry Gilmorís Raid (approx. 1.1 miles away); “Olney” (approx. 1Ĺ miles away); Saint Johnís Parish (approx. 1.6 miles away); Ishmael Dayís House (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Sweathouse Road (approx. 3 miles away); Fork United Methodist Church (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingsville.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Jerusalem Mill Village. (Submitted on June 24, 2007.)
 
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Jerusalem Mill image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 23, 2007
2. Jerusalem Mill
Open weekends.
Jerusalem Gun Factory<br>Circa 1772 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 27, 2014
3. Jerusalem Gun Factory
Circa 1772
Jerusalem Mills<br>Established 1772 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 27, 2014
4. Jerusalem Mills
Established 1772
Blacksmith Shop at Jerusalem Mill image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 23, 2007
5. Blacksmith Shop at Jerusalem Mill
Jericho Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 23, 2007
6. Jericho Covered Bridge
Only covered bridge in Harford County approximately .5 miles from Jerusalem Mills.
 
 
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 2,910 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   3, 4. submitted on September 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   5, 6. submitted on June 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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