Cumberland in Allegany County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland State Roads Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Historic National Road marker series.
Location. 39° 39.776′ N, 78° 46.867′ W. Marker is in Cumberland, Maryland, in Allegany County. Marker is on National Highway (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10307 National Highway, Cumberland MD 21502, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Narrows (here, next to this marker); Site of Bridge 1834 (a few steps from this marker); The First Iron Rails (approx. ¾ mile away); "Braddock's Road" (was approx. one mile away but has been reported missing. ); Headquarters of George Washington (approx. 1.1 miles away); Allegany County Library Allegany County (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Parade Ground of Fort Cumberland (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland.
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