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Chester in Queen Anne's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway

 
 
Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 31, 2015
1. Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway Marker
Inscription. Located along Marylandís Eastern Shore, the byway links Chesapeake Bayís communities, people, and life stores into a rich experience for visitors and locals alike. With its working farms and waterfronts, historic town centers, and pristine natural areas, Chesapeake Country is a landscape worth exploring.

Check out These Byway Adventures! *Stroll historic main streets *Take in the scenery *Visit a restaurant for locally caught seafood *Pick up fresh produce at a farm stand *Fish from a nearby pier *Hike through upland woods *Bike along flat, rural roads *Paddle along a quiet stretch of the Chesapeake Bay or its rivers
 
Erected by Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway.
 
Location. 38° 58.485′ N, 76° 14.955′ W. Marker is in Chester, Maryland, in Queen Anne's County. Marker is on Piney Narrows Road. Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the Chesapeake Heritage Center. Marker is in this post office area: Chester MD 21619, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Byway Destinations (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Byway Destinations (here, next to this marker); Maryland's Eastern Shore

Chesapeake Heritage Center-frontal view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 31, 2015
2. Chesapeake Heritage Center-frontal view
(a few steps from this marker); Enemy Occupation (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossing Point (approx. half a mile away); Working the Waters (approx. half a mile away); Island in the Marsh: a hummock (approx. 2.1 miles away); Road to Battle (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
 
Categories. 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, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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