Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
During the Civil War
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 39° 13.355′ N, 76° 42.67′ W. Marker is in Ellicott City, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker is on River Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is just east of the contact station at Patapsco Valley State Park, 8020 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, Maryland. Marker is in this post office area: Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Rural Vacation Spot (within shouting distance of this marker); Masterpiece of the Early B&O Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Old Relay Station and Hotel (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); The Thomas Viaduct The Relay House (about 600 feet away); Elk Ridge Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War II (approx. 0.4 miles away); Great War (approx. 0.4 miles away).
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 10, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.