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Preston in Caroline County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Maryland Lot

 
 
The Maryland Lot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 29, 2014
1. The Maryland Lot Marker
Inscription.
Left panel

Est 1865 The Maryland Lot owned by Maryland Steamboat Co. The beginning of Choptank Village.

Right panel
In memory of the Steamboat Captains of the Chesapeake who were vital in building Choptank Village in the 1880's
 
Location. 38° 40.914′ N, 75° 57.066′ W. Marker is in Preston, Maryland, in Caroline County. Marker is on Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Preston MD 21655, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Choptank Landing-Escape from Poplar Neck (within shouting distance of this marker); Escape from Poplar Neck (within shouting distance of this marker); Choptank (within shouting distance of this marker); Mt. Pleasant Cemetery-Dangerous Rendezvous (approx. 3 miles away); Mt. Pleasant M. E. Church (approx. 3 miles away); Freedom (approx. 3.1 miles away); Preston (approx. 3.1 miles away); Site of Frazier’s Chapel (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Preston.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels

 
The Maryland Lot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 29, 2014
2. The Maryland Lot Marker
The Maryland Lot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 29, 2014
3. The Maryland Lot Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 26, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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