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Cambridge in Dorchester County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Meredith House

c. 1760

 
 
Meredith House Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, November 4, 2007
1. Meredith House Marker
Inscription. Once a focal point of a large farm as LaGrange, Meredith House is is one of the few remaining Georgian houses in Cambridge. Purchased by the Dorchester County Historical Society in 1959, the house is furnished with antiques reflecting the heritage of Dorchester County.
 
Erected 2006 by John Waller Chapter of the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.
 
Location. 38° 34.016′ N, 76° 3.585′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Maryland, in Dorchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Greenway Drive and Abacco Lane, on the right when traveling east on Greenway Drive. Touch for map. Marker is about 100 feet east of the intersection along Greenway Drive, attached to the house. Marker is in this post office area: Cambridge MD 21613, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cambridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Maryland's Eastern Shore (approx. 0.4 miles away); Discover: Dorchester (approx. 0.4 miles away); Enjoy Our Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Landscape and Lifestyle Defined by Water (approx. 0.4 miles away); Choptank River's Natural History
Meredith House image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, November 4, 2007
2. Meredith House
The Meredith House is home of the Dorchester County Historical Society. The society's website has additional pictures of the house.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Choptank River Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Living off the Land (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambridge.
 
Also see . . .  Dorchester County Historical Society. (Submitted on December 4, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.)
 
Categories. AgricultureColonial EraNotable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,317 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 4, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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