Near Ellicott City in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland Historial Trust and The Maryland State Highway Administration.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B&O) marker series.
Location. 39° 16.065′ N, 76° 47.626′ W. Marker is near Ellicott City, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is at the intersection of Frederick Road (Maryland Route 144) and Oella Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Frederick Road. Touch for map. Marker is on the eastern approach to Ellicott City. Marker is in this post office area: Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oella (here, next to this marker); The George Ellicott House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Road Versus Rails (about 300 feet away); To Preserve the Union (about 400 feet away); Turntable & Track (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellicott City.
More about this marker. An earlier version of this marker, with
Also see . . .
1. Ellicott City History. On the Howard County History page. (Submitted on March 18, 2006.)
2. Historic Ellicott City's History. Includes a woodcut of the town. (Submitted on March 21, 2006.)
Additional keywords. B&O Railroad, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,889 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 18, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on January 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. 4. submitted on March 18, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 5, 6. submitted on March 17, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 7, 8. submitted on April 24, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.