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Mason and Dixon Mile Stone

 
 
Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2016
1. Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker
Inscription. The base of the original mile stone 46, carved in Portland, England, and set by Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon in 1766, is located 480 feet east of this stone.

This replica stone was set by the Maryland Society of Surveyors in 2015.
 
Location. 39° 43.264′ N, 76° 39.456′ W. Marker is in Maryland Line, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Main Street (MD 45). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Maryland Line MD 21105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mason and Dixon Line (here, next to this marker); Spurgeon Milton Keeny (approx. 3.3 miles away in Pennsylvania); Amanda Berry Smith (1837-1915) (approx. 3.4 miles away in Pennsylvania); Crown Stone Mile 40 (approx. 6.1 miles away); Glen Rock Auditorium (approx. 6.2 miles away in Pennsylvania); The First National Bank (approx. 6.3 miles away in Pennsylvania); Item Building / Bixler's (approx. 6.3 miles away in Pennsylvania); Cold Spring Hotel (approx. 6.4 miles away in Pennsylvania).
 
Categories. Colonial EraPolitical Subdivisions

 
Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2016
2. Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker
Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2016
3. Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker
Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2016
4. Mason and Dixon Mile Stone Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 112 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 24, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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