Newburg in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
William and Mary Parish
The boyhood church of Thomas John Clagett, first bishop consecrated in the United States (1792), this is the oldest public building in Charles County.
Erected by Charles County Civil War Centennial Commission.
Location. 38° 21.23′ N, 76° 56.329′ W. Marker is in Newburg, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Rock Point Road (Maryland Route 257) 0.1 miles north of Morgantown Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newburg MD 20664, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Wilkes Booth (approx. 1.6 miles away); Potomac Diversion (approx. 1.6 miles away); Cliffton (approx. 1.7 miles away); Wolleston Manor (approx. 1.9 miles away); 300 Year Old Southern Red Oak (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named “Cliffton” Crossing the Potomac (approx. 4.1 miles away); Civil War Action At Mathias Point (approx. 4.3 miles away in Virginia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newburg.
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,224 times since then and 83 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 15, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.