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Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Albert Cabell Ritchie

 
 
Albert Cabell Ritchie Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, October 10, 2007
1. Albert Cabell Ritchie Marker
Inscription. Albert Cabell Ritchie. 1876 – 1936. Four times Governor of Maryland. He who is worthy of honor does not die.
 
Location. 38° 59.91′ N, 76° 28.903′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker can be reached from Ritchie Highway (Maryland Route 450) 0.3 miles from Waveland Farms Road, in the median. Touch for map. Marker/monument is located within overlook plaza that has a small parking lot in the median of Ritchie Highway. Marker is in this post office area: Annapolis MD 21409, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pearl Harbor Survivors Association (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of the Severn (within shouting distance of this marker); Maryland World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Standing Guard (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oyster Reef (approx. 0.3 miles away); The United States Naval Academy Bridge (approx. mile away); Husband Edward Kimmel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Evolutions of Strawberry Hill (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPolitics
 
View from the Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, October 10, 2007
2. View from the Marker
Most of the buildings across the Severn River are within the U.S. Naval Academy. The top of the Maryland State House can be seen between the flag poles, slightly right of center. The Naval Academy bridge on the right takes you into the heart of historic Annapolis.
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, October 10, 2007
3. World War II Memorial
Maryland's World War II Memorial is located in front of the Overlook Plaza. Names of all Maryland dead are listed on the tablets.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,367 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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