Near Columbia in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Adam the First
Erected to commemorate the the 300th anniversary of the grant, October 1, 1987.
Erected 1987 by Shipleys of Maryland, Maryland Historical Society.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 39° 12.794′ N, 76° 48.137′ W. Marker was near Columbia, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker was on Waterloo Road (Maryland Route 108) 0.2 miles north of Snowden River Parkway. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Columbia MD 21045, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Oakland Manor (approx. 2.9 miles away); Trinity on the Pike (approx. 2.9 miles away); Trinity White Oak (approx. 2.9 miles away); Spurrier's Tavern (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker Spurrier's Tavern (approx. 3 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Spurrier's Tavern (approx. 3 miles away); Bringing Trade to Baltimore (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
More about this marker. The marker has been removed to keep it safe during site development. The area developer, Bozzuto Homes, will return the marker once construction is complete.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,073 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 27, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on January 26, 2010, by John Miller of Rising Sun, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photograph of the Shipley Family Cemetery, mentioned on the marker. • Can you help?