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Port Deposit in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Woodlawn Camp Meeting

 
 
Site of Woodlawn Camp Meeting Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, November 5, 2009
1. Site of Woodlawn Camp Meeting Marker
Inscription. Established by the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1871, the camp was a popular center of religious and social life. Political candidates and vacationers attended the two-week meetings in August. Its forty-two year era ended in 1913.
 
Erected by Port Deposit Heritage Corporation.
 
Location. 39° 37.563′ N, 76° 3.67′ W. Marker is in Port Deposit, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is at the intersection of Camp Meeting Ground Road and Principio Road, on the right when traveling west on Camp Meeting Ground Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Deposit MD 21904, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flight 605 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cummings Tavern (approx. one mile away); Site of Chapel-of-Ease (approx. one mile away); “O! say can you see…” (approx. 2.9 miles away); Explore the Chesapeake (approx. 3 miles away); Maryland Women in Military Service Monument (approx. 3 miles away); Brookland (approx. 3 miles away); West Nottingham Academy (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Deposit.
 
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Site of Woodlawn Camp Meeting image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, November 5, 2009
2. Site of Woodlawn Camp Meeting
There are no remaining remnants of the camp.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 792 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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