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My Lady's Manor 10,000 Acres

 
 
My Lady's Manor 10,000 Acres Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, December 26, 2013
1. My Lady's Manor 10,000 Acres Marker
Inscription. In 1713 Charles Calvert, third Lord Baltimore gave to his wife, Margaret 10,000 acres known as My Lady;s Manor. In 1731, Thomas Brerewood was engaged to manage the land. During the Revolution the property was confiscated by Maryland and in 1782 sold at auction to veterans and tenants. Descendants of original owners continue to live on the manor to this day.
 
Erected 2013 by The Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Maryland.
 
Location. 39° 33.624′ N, 76° 34.134′ W. Marker is in Monkton, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Monkton Road 0.1 miles north of Old York Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monkton MD 21111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Jamesís (within shouting distance of this marker); My Ladyís Manor (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named My Lady's Manor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Clynmalira (approx. 2.4 miles away); Ladew Topiary Gardens (approx. 3.2 miles away); “Quinn” (approx. 3.8 miles away); Phoenix (approx. 3.9 miles away); Sparks (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monkton.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
My Lady's Manor 10,000 Acres Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, December 26, 2013
2. My Lady's Manor 10,000 Acres Marker
St. James's Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, December 26, 2013
3. St. James's Episcopal Church
Marker is at the entrance to the church.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 464 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 26, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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