Dundalk in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Francis Scott Key Memorial Bridge
Some historians place Key’s position about 200 yards west of here. Others say the boat anchored about 3 miles to the southeast.
Erected by Patapsco Neck Bicentennial Committee & Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 39° 13.769′ N, 76° 30.715′ W. Marker is in Dundalk, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on the Baltimore Beltway (Interstate 695), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is just beyond the toll booths at the east end of the bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Dundalk MD 21222, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Logan Field (approx. 1.4 miles away); Korean and Viet Nam Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Two World Wars Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dundalk, Maryland (approx. Community Public Library (approx. 2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); World War II Memorial-Point Breeze Works Employees (approx. 2.1 miles away); Commodore Joshua Barney (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dundalk.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Forts, Castles • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 4,873 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on September 18, 2010, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.