“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Galesville, Maryland

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Annapolis is the county seat for Anne Arundel County
Galesville is in Anne Arundel County
      Anne Arundel County (468)  
      Baltimore (1099)  
      Baltimore County (335)  
      Calvert County (153)  
      Howard County (143)  
      Kent County (101)  
      Prince George's County (644)  
      Queen Anne's County (108)  
      Talbot County (131)  
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1 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Carrie Weedon House
Imagine life in the Carrie Weedon house in 1901. Kerosene lamps provided light for reading, sewing, or playing the piano. Water came from an outdoor hand pump. A privy, a small barn, and a shed were located out back. Food was grown in the garden or . . . Map (db m6200) HM
2 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Native Plants
Native plants are essential to the health of our waterways. They thrive in local soils and need minimal fertilizer or pesticides, so fewer nutrients and chemicals reach our waters. They also help to reduce soil run-off and provide food and nesting . . . Map (db m6204) HM
3 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Overlooking West RiverCedar Park, Tulip Hill
Cedar Park Patented to Richard Ewen in 1666 as “Ewen upon Ewenton.” Brick house built c.1697 by Richard Galloway II around earlier frame structure possibly dating back to 1656. Known as “West River Farm” in 18th Century. . . . Map (db m65889) HM
4 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Steamboat Landing
One hundred years ago, Steamboat Landing was the hub of the community. The vessels that docked there linked Galesville to the world. Immigrants and vacationers arrived, while farm produce and seafood were shipped out to Baltimore and other ports. . . . Map (db m6203) HM
5 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Valuable Wetlands
The wetlands here are man-made. In 1926, three gasoline storage tanks were built here on concrete slabs. In the 1940s, a brick wall was added which trapped water inside, creating the wetlands. Seasonal in nature, the wetlands here are only wet . . . Map (db m6205) HM
6 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to those men and women in Galesville who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States during war or peace. They gave so we can freely say, "…one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." In . . . Map (db m130031) WM
7 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Welcome to Galesville
The members of the Galesville Heritage Society invite you to explore their historic village. First settled in 1654 on the banks of West River, Galesville and its history are fundamentally linked to the Chesapeake Bay. Native Americans, English . . . Map (db m6201) HM
8 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — Where Land Meets Water
Since Colonial times, the Galesville peninsula has been defined by the West River and the Chesapeake Bay. But 18,000 years ago, these waters did not exist! The Susquehanna River once flowed east of here. As glaciers melted, the sea level rose, . . . Map (db m6202) HM
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9 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville — 8 — Women of Hartge Yacht Yard (1934-2006)Hartge Nautical Museum Walking Tour of the Yard
Alice Wayson Hartge was the wife of Cap'n Oscar and the mother of eleven. When Oscar took over the boat yard in 1934, she became the bookkeeper, time keeper, and bill payer. Having the only phone in the area, any calls required her to blow a . . . Map (db m130030) HM
10 Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Galesville, Churchton — Site of First Quaker Regional Gathering
Site of First Quaker Regional Gathering In Maryland By George Fox in 1672 Ann of Arundell Chapter, MD. National Society of Colonial Dames XVII Century 1999 Map (db m65888) HM
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Apr. 13, 2024