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Landover in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Beallís Pleasure

Patented 1706

 

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Beallís Pleasure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 13, 2016
1. Beallís Pleasure Marker
Inscription. Built 1795 by Benjamin Stoddert first Secretary of the Navy 1798-1801. A Revolutionary War Major. Stoddert was born 1751 in Charles County and died here December 18, 1813. Land originally granted to Colonel Ninian Beall of Georgetown.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 55.803′ N, 76° 53.197′ W. Marker is in Landover, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on Bealle Pleasure Road. Touch for map. The marker is on private property, approximately 100 feet inside the gate. Marker is in this post office area: Hyattsville MD 20785, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Christian A Fleetwood (approx. 1Ĺ miles away); Thomas R Hawkins (approx. 1Ĺ miles away); Osborne Perry Anderson (approx. 1Ĺ miles away); Elizabeth Keckly (approx. 1Ĺ miles away); Philip Reed (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Magruder Spring (approx. 1.7 miles away); Highland Park High School (approx. 1.9 miles away); Cherry Hill Cemetery (approx. 1.9 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Beallís Pleasure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 13, 2016
2. Beallís Pleasure Marker
The marker is on the private road this side of the brush. Photo taken after opening the entrance gate.
Beallís Pleasure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 13, 2016
3. Beallís Pleasure Marker
Entrance gate. Marker can be seen at this side of the brush.
Beallís Pleasure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 13, 2016
4. Beallís Pleasure Marker
The right side of the entrance gate.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 118 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 13, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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