Near Friendsville in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Grave of Meshack Browning
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 39° 35.21′ N, 79° 22.187′ W. Marker is near Friendsville, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker is on Friendsville Road (Maryland Route 42) south of Hoyes Road. Touch for map. Marker is just south of the town of Hoyes, now just a crossroads. Marker is in this post office area: Friendsville MD 21531, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gettysburg Campaign ( approx. 1.8 miles away); The National Road ( approx. 1.8 miles away); Col. James McHenry of Baltimore ( approx. 3 miles away); Maryland History - Drane House Thayer Game Refuge ( approx. 4.1 miles away); Deep Creek Lake, Garrett County ( approx. 4.7 miles away); Friend’s Graveyard ( approx. 5.7 miles away); Bear Creek Trout Hatchery and Rearing Station ( approx. 5.8 miles away).
Also see . . . His book, still in print. Available online from Appalachian Background. (Submitted on July 6, 2006.)
1. Meshack Browning
Everyone interested in this period 1800-1860, should read his book. It's available online for less than 20 bucks. It's a really fun read.
— Submitted January 27, 2007, by Al Riley of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Additional keywords. Hunting
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 3,366 times since then and 156 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 6, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.