Solomons in Calvert County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
J. C. Lore & Sons Oyster House
Erected by Calvert County Historical Society, Board of Calvert County Commissioners, Maryland Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 38° 19.45′ N, 76° 27.651′ W. Marker is in Solomons, Maryland, in Calvert County. Marker is on Solomons Island Road (Maryland Route 2) 0.6 miles south of Lore Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Solomons MD 20688, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. M. M. Davis Shipyard (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Solomon's Island (approx. ¼ mile away); Drum Point Lighthouse Wm. B. Tennison (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Drum Point Lighthouse (approx. half a mile away); Marine Railway Gears (approx. half a mile away); Menace on the Horizon (approx. half a mile away); Enemy Blockade (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Solomons.
1. Landmark status
The J. C. Lore & Sons Oyster House was designated a National Historic Landmark on March 22, 1984.
— Submitted March 3, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.
Categories. • 20th Century • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,181 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.