Working the Waters
The Chesapeake Bay could not sustain such growth. By the 21st century pollution, disease and overfishing had all but destroyed the Bay’s fisheries. Of the 30 processing houses in the state ten years earlier, only three survived. Two of these survivors are still operating on the Kent Narrows.
Erected by Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network.
Location. 38° 58.107′ N, 76° 14.588′ W. Marker is in Kent Narrows, Maryland, in Queen Anne's County. Marker is on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grasonville MD 21638, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crossing Point (within shouting distance of this marker); Enemy Occupation
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 242 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.