Chesapeake Beach in Calvert County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Chesapeake Beach Railway
Erected by Board of County Commissioners, Calvert County Historical Society and Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 38° 41.388′ N, 76° 32.145′ W. Marker is in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, in Calvert County. Marker is at the intersection of Mears Avenue and Bayside Road (Maryland Route 261), in the median on Mears Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chesapeake Beach MD 20732, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chesapeake Beach Historic Heritage Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chesapeake Beach Railway Station (about 600 feet away); Holly Hill (approx. 3.2 miles away); Harriet Elizabeth Brown (approx. 3½ miles away); The First All Saints Church (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chesapeake Beach.
Also see . . .
1. Chesapeake Railway Museum. (Submitted on December 3, 2006, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
2. The Chesapeake Beach Railway: Otto Mears goes East. Book by Ames W. Williams on Amazon.com. (Submitted on December 7, 2006.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 3, 2006, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 2,157 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 3, 2006, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. 2, 3. submitted on November 8, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 4. submitted on November 5, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.