Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Reviving the Waterfront
The Baltimore Black Sox, pictured here in 1929, played at Westport Park and Maryland Park along South Russell Street near the mouth of the Gwynns Falls.
Erected by Gwynns Falls Trail Council.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Gwynns Falls Trail marker series.
Location. 39° 15.283′ N, 76° 37.26′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in Middle Branch Park. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn MD 21225, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Senator Harry McGuirk (a few steps from this marker); Gwynns Falls Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Maryland Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); John Smith Explores Patapsco (approx. 0.3 miles away); On Guard (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cherry Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mount Auburn Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Joseph Gans (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
Also see . . .
1. Image of the marker. (Submitted on March 18, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
2. Gwynns Falls Trail Council. (Submitted on March 18, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
Categories. • African Americans • Industry & Commerce • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,320 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 18, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.