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Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jonathan Ellicott Building

Ca 1839

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2016
1. Jonathan Ellicott Building Marker
Inscription.

Built by Jonathan Ellicott, John Day used this building as a store and a home in the 1850s. Dr. Thomas B. Owings moved here after death of his wife and six of his children in the 1868 flood. More recently this building has housed many dentists, including Drs. J. E. Shreve, Louis Brown, George Hansen, William Bishop and Robert Boman.
 
Erected by Historic Ellicott City, Inc.
 
Location. 39° 16.111′ N, 76° 48.018′ W. Marker is in Ellicott City, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker is on Main Street west of Court Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8370 Main Street, Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ellicott City Volunteer Fire Department (here, next to this marker); New Fire Station & Transit Terminal (a few steps from this marker); Fire House Annex (within shouting distance of this marker); The National Road (within shouting distance of this marker); MaryLandscapes (within shouting distance of this marker); Ellicott’s Mills (within

Jonathan Ellicott Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2016
2. Jonathan Ellicott Building Marker
shouting distance of this marker); Disney’s Tavern (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fells Lane Community (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellicott City.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Ellicott City, Inc. (Submitted on October 6, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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