Swanton in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Fighting Forest Fires
Erected 2006 by Maryland Forestry and Parks.
Location. 39° 30.866′ N, 79° 17.939′ W. Marker is in Swanton, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of State Park Road and Brant Road. Touch for map. Marker is located .2 miles north along the Fire Tower Trail that starts from the administration building at this intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Swanton MD 21561, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Fighting Forest Fires Is a Hard Job (a few steps from this marker); History of Deep Creek Lake (approx. 0.2 miles away); Deep Creek Lake Discovery Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Deep Creek Lake, Garrett County (approx. 2.1 miles away); Thayer Game Refuge (approx. 2.7 miles away); Col. James McHenry of Baltimore (approx. 3½ miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 5½ miles away); The National Road (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Swanton.
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 8, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.