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Bethesda in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Georgetown Road

 
 
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By Allen C. Browne, April 2, 2014
1. Old Georgetown Road Marker
Inscription.
Part of Old Georgetown Road Was once an Indian trail going from what is now Wisconsin Avenue to the Potomac River. In 1806, The Maryland Assembly created the Washington Turnpike Company to improve the Georgetown-Frederick Road.
 
Location. 38° 59.209′ N, 77° 5.899′ W. Marker is in Bethesda, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Old Georgetown Road (Maryland Route 187). Touch for map. In Chevy Chase Gardens Plaza, 7700 Old Georgetown Road, near the front door of 7605 Arlington Road. Marker is in this post office area: Bethesda MD 20814, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tennallytown and Rockville Railroad (here, next to this marker); Locust Grove (within shouting distance of this marker); This Complex of Buildings and Gardens (within shouting distance of this marker); Five Points, Historic Crossroads (approx. mile away); Robert W. Leibling (approx. mile away); Madonna of the Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); From Trolley to Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Georgetown Branch Railroad (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethesda.
 
Also see . . .
1. Maryland Route 187. , Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Old Georgetown Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 2, 2014
2. Old Georgetown Road Marker
 

2. "Maryland Route 187". Google Inc. Google Maps (Map). (Submitted on May 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
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By Allen C. Browne, April 2, 2014
3. Allied Realty Corporation
7605 Arlington Road near the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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