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Near Trappe in Talbot County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“Hole-in-the-Wall”

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
1. "Hole-in-the-Wall" Marker
Inscription. Early name of this village derived from a famous inn here of that title. Called after a well-known English tavern of about 1720.
Robert Morris
Father of the financier of the Revolution lies buried near the ruins of White Marsh Church.
 
Erected by State Roads Commission.
 
Location. 38° 41.764′ N, 76° 3.685′ W. Marker is near Trappe, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 50 and Almshouse Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 50. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trappe MD 21673, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old White Marsh Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Morris, Sr. (about 600 feet away); Home Run Baker Park (approx. 2.2 miles away); Peachblossom Meetinghouse (approx. 2.6 miles away); Site of Trappe High School (approx. 2.7 miles away); Nathaniel Hopkins (approx. 3 miles away); Nathaniel (Nace) Hopkins (approx. 3.1 miles away); “Compton” (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trappe.
 
More about this marker. See Old White Marsh Episcopal
“Hole-in-the-Wall” image. Click for full size.
By Jacqui Chalifoux, August 23, 2015
2. “Hole-in-the-Wall”
Church marker and Robert Morris marker.
 
Also see . . .  Robert Morris's Grave. at White Marsh Cemetery at Find-a-Grave. (Submitted on February 17, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
“Hole-in-the-Wall” Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 28, 2011
3. “Hole-in-the-Wall” Marker
Traffic streams by on Route 50 past the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,625 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 5, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on August 23, 2015, by Jacqueline White of Williamsburg, VA - Virginia.   3. submitted on February 17, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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