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Queenstown in Queen Anne's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chesapeake College

 
 
Chesapeake College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, October 19, 2007
1. Chesapeake College Marker
Inscription. This first regional college in Maryland and first two-year community college on the Eastern Shore was founded December 22, 1965, and classes began on the campus September 1969. the sponsors include the State of Maryland and Caroline, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust & Maryland State Highway Administration.
 
Location. 38° 57.333′ N, 76° 5.04′ W. Marker is in Queenstown, Maryland, in Queen Anne's County. Marker is on U.S. 50 0.2 miles west of Maryland Route 213, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Queenstown MD 21658, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wye Grist Mill and Museum (approx. one mile away); So, How Does a Mill Work? (approx. one mile away); A Brief History of the Mill (approx. one mile away); Wye Grist Mill (approx. one mile away); Wye Oak House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wye Oak * National Champion White Oak (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Wye Episcopal Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Historic Points (approx. 2.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Chesapeake College web site. (Submitted on October 31, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyEducation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,182 times since then and 43 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on October 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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