Pasadena in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Captain John Smith
This plaque commemorates the 400th anniversary of his arrival on these shores. His legacy is nationally recognized by the establishment of the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail.
John R. Leopold. County Executive. Anne Arundel County, Department of Recreation and Parks.
Location. 39° 8.108′ N, 76° 26.854′ W. Marker is in Pasadena, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker can be reached from Bayside Beach Road 2.3 miles east of Fort Smallwood Road (Maryland Route 173), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of Hancock's Resolution Park, between Bayside Beach Road and the stone house. Marker is in this post office area: Pasadena MD 21122, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hancock's Resolution (within shouting distance of this marker); Observing the Enemy (about 300 feet away, measured in Veterans of Foreign Wars (approx. 1.8 miles away); Mother's Garden (approx. 1.9 miles away); Fort Smallwood Park Flagpole (approx. 2.7 miles away); The History of Ft Smallwood Park (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named The History of Ft Smallwood Park (approx. 2.7 miles away); Preservation in Progress (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pasadena.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,468 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.