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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Fells Point, Maryland

 
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Location of Fells Point
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1Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — “Baltimore must be tamed…”Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail — War of 1812 —
Baltimore’s importance as the commercial heart of the Chesapeake region wasn’t the only reason the British wanted to capture the city in 1814. They also wanted to stifle Fell’s Point---the home port for many of the privateers that preyed on British . . . Map (db m79711) WM
2Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0017 — 1537 Lancaster Street
. . . Map (db m145937) HM
3Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0005 — 1600 Shakespeare Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society 1770 Map (db m145475) HM
4Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0027 — 1602 Lancaster Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society c. 1795 Map (db m145474) HM
5Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 10 — 1602 Shakespeare Street
. . . Map (db m145476) HM
6Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 1609 Shakespeare Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society Map (db m145478) HM
7Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 1621 Lancaster Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society Map (db m145472) HM
8Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 1625 Shakespeare StreetThis property is listed on the National Register of Historic Districts
Public and private documents show this lot owned by Wm Fell & sold to Thomas Usher in 1789. The present front section of four rooms was built in 1792. The condition now began as a complete renovation in 1986. Now complete.Map (db m145480) HM
9Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 1627 Shakespeare Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society c. 1790 Map (db m145481) HM
10Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 1628 Shakespeare Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society Map (db m145484) HM
11Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0040 — 1630 Shakespeare Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society 1890 Map (db m145486) HM
12Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0039 — 1632 Shakespeare Street
. . . Map (db m145485) HM
13Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0020 — 1633 Lancaster Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society c. 1795 Map (db m145471) HM
14Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0022 — 1723 Lancaster Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society c. 1869 Map (db m145469) HM
15Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 708 South Bond Street
. . . Map (db m145939) HM
16Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0028 — 713 South Bethel Street
. . . Map (db m165439) HM
17Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0041 — 715 South Bethel Street
. . . Map (db m165438) HM
18Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0036 — 719 South Ann Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society c. 1803 Map (db m145468) HM
19Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 722 South Regester Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society Map (db m150319) HM
20Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 728 South Bond Street
South Bond 728 National Register of Historic PlacesMap (db m145938) HM
21Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 732 South Ann Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.Map (db m103974) HM
22Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0015 — 817 South Bond Street
. . . Map (db m145936) HM
23Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 823 South Bond Street
This property is listed on the National Register [of Historic Places] as part of Fell's Point National Historic District and is registered with the Preservation Society Map (db m145488) HM
24Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — 0003 — 931 Fell Street
. . . Map (db m145940) HM
25Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Archaeological RemainsFrederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park — A Living Classroom —
For the past 300 years, wharfs have jutted into Baltimore harbor, and been home to commercial and residential buildings. What is known today as Chase’s Wharf, where you are standing, had long been a bustling site with one and two-story frame and . . . Map (db m103331) HM
26Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Association of Maryland PilotsJune 3, 1852
At this location, then known as the Union Hotel, a group of some 90 state licensed bay pilots met in the hotel lobby to form the Association of Maryland Pilots. Captain Henry Vaughan was elected as their first president. Several rooms of the second . . . Map (db m109877) HM
27Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Caulkers' Houses
In the early 1780s Ann Bond Fell Giles laid out for development the area called Fell's Point, just south of the existing Fell's Prospect community. Development was in part to provide housing needed to meet the demands of the growing maritime . . . Map (db m109369) HM
28Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Fells Point
A colonial maritime community established 1726 by William Fell, shipbuilder of Lancashire, England. In this area were built more than six hundred ships from the colonial era through the Civil War. Birthplace of the U.S. Frigate . . . Map (db m2517) HM
29Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Fells Point
[West-facing, left side:] Fells Point Baltimore's Original Deep Water Port Feisty, independent Fells Point was annexed by Baltimore in 1773. Despite the loss of its political independence, it has stayed true to its . . . Map (db m168840) HM
30Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Frederick Douglas-Isaac Myers Maritime Park and Museum
Welcome-The Living Classrooms Foundation is a non-profit organization, operates for the benefit of the community at large, providing hands-on education and job skills training to students from diverse backgrounds, with a special emphasis on serving . . . Map (db m168864) HM
31Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Frederick DouglassAbolitionist / Orator / Author
Frederick Douglass was born into American slavery on Maryland's Eastern Shore in February 1818. In March 1826, Douglass, a slave child, was sent to live in the Hugh Auld household at this location, from 1826-1831. Douglass periodically resided . . . Map (db m2603) HM
32Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Frederick Douglass
"Those who profess to favor freedom and yet depreciate agitation are those who want crops without plowing up the ground - they want rain without thunder and lightning." - Frederick Douglass Born in February, 1818, on Maryland's Eastern Shore, . . . Map (db m7562) HM
33Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Frederick Douglass SculptureFrederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park
Frederick Douglass is one of the best-known Americans of the 19th century. Schools, churches and other community buildings across the United States have been named after him. Known for bravery, vision and insightfulness, Douglas fought for the . . . Map (db m168908) HM
34Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — In Memory of Edward Fell / William Fell / Colonel Edward Fell / William Fell
In memory of Edward Fell Maryland 1723 from Lancaster, England. Acquired land, Jonestown. Later part of Baltimore Town. Importer, died 1743. William Fell Brother of Edward. Maryland 1730. Married Sarah Bond 1732. Acquired thousand . . . Map (db m145477) HM
35Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — In This Building From 1992 - 1999
A group of talented people created a television legend. Homicide Life on the StreetMap (db m6331) HM
36Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Jean Hepner 1924 - 2014
This colonial garden is dedicated to our founding gardener Jean Hepner 1924 - 2014 "A gardener is always optimistic." Map (db m155313) HM
37Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Living Classrooms Foundation's East Harbor Campus
This property was once known as City Dock, which was built in the early 1830s and used by ship and rail merchants. Living Classrooms Foundation, in partnership with Baltimore City, began to revitalize what is now the Living Classrooms East Harbor . . . Map (db m145577) HM
38Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Loring Cornish / How Great Thou Art
[Left plaque:] Baltimore artist Loring Cornish, known for his colorful mosaics and personality, moving to California Artist Loring Cornish, whose glass and found-object mosaics have beautified homes on Eutaw Street, a former . . . Map (db m118456) HM
39Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — National Bohemian Beer"From the Land of Pleasant Living" — History —
The National Brewing Company of Baltimore, MD first introduced the National Bohemian brand as we know it today in January, 1934. Often referred to as Natty Boh, the brand has been in continuous production ever since. Mr. Boh, the mustachioed, . . . Map (db m109879) HM
40Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — On Thursday, September 18, 2003Hurricane Isabel, a massive Category-2 storm, slammed into the east coast.
With its eye located just south of the Chesapeake Bay, Isabel's high winds and tidal surge caused widespread flooding, property damage and power outages from North Carolina to New York. Downgraded to a tropical storm by the time it hit the . . . Map (db m6454) HM
41Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — Record Store Day
On September 22 of 2007 record store owners from all over the USA gathered here in Fell's Point to create Record Store Day. It is now the world's largest music event. "Record stores can't save your life. But they can give you a . . . Map (db m114574) HM
42Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — St. Stanislaus Kostka Church
Coming to Maryland in 1868, the first major influx of Poles settled at Fells Point where, at 223 S. Bond Street beginning in 1877, they conducted their religious services. Under Rev. Peter Koncz (1839-1886), they organized the Parish of St. . . . Map (db m6456) HM
43Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — The Black Shipbuilders of the Chesapeake BayFrederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park and Museum
A national heritage site, the Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park celebrates African-American who worked on Baltimore’s maritime trades in the 1800s. It also tells the stories of Frederick Douglass and Isaac Myers, who worked as chandlers . . . Map (db m102951) HM
44Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — The Chesapeake Campaign & The War of 1812Fell's Point National Register Historic District and Ft. McHenry National Monument
A “nest of pirates”—that’s what the British admiralty once dubbed Baltimore’s historic Fell’s Point, then one of the most important shipbuilding centers in the nation and the home port of courageous privateers who sailed speed . . . Map (db m61039) HM
45Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — The Hankin Healthy Harbor Walking Tour
Michael Hankin's Vision Baltimore is a better place thanks to Mike Hankin, a strong business and civic leader and fervent environmentalist. The environment he loves most is the Baltimore Harbor. In 2005, he led the creation of the . . . Map (db m113110) HM
46Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — The Marine RailwayFrederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park
During the early 1800s, shipyards dotted Baltimore’s Harbor. Many of them drew vessels in need of repair from waters up and down the Atlantic coast. Repairs ranged from minor sail mendings to complicated restorative hull work rendered by skilled . . . Map (db m103411) HM
47Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — The Robert Long House
Built in 1765 by a young Fell's Point merchant, this House is Baltimore's oldest surviving urban residence. The furnishings in the parlor are the Maryland State Society Daughters of the American Revolution 1973-1976 United States of America . . . Map (db m6457) HM
48Maryland (Baltimore), Fells Point — War in the ChesapeakeStar-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail — War of 1812 —
During the War of 1812 the young United States was embroiled in conflict with Great Britain. From 1812 to 1815 Americans fought to protect their rights and economic independence. They faced superior enemy forces on the homefront and the high . . . Map (db m79710) HM
 
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