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Historical Markers in Pocomoke City, Maryland

 
Clickable Map of Worcester County, Maryland and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Worcester County, MD (85) Somerset County, MD (37) Wicomico County, MD (94) Sussex County, DE (410) Accomack County, VA (123)  WorcesterCounty(85) Worcester County (85)  SomersetCounty(37) Somerset County (37)  WicomicoCounty(94) Wicomico County (94)  SussexCountyDelaware(410) Sussex County (410)  AccomackCountyVirginia(123) Accomack County (123)
Snow Hill is the county seat for Worcester County
Pocomoke City is in Worcester County
      Worcester County (85)  
ADJACENT TO WORCESTER COUNTY
      Somerset County (37)  
      Wicomico County (94)  
      Sussex County, Delaware (410)  
      Accomack County, Virginia (123)  
 
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1Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Beach to Bay Indian Trail
Near U.S. 13, in the median.
Centuries ago, Indians of the Algonquin Nation, including the Assateagues, Pocomokes, Manokins and Acquintacas, migrated seasonally between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay. The Beach to Bay Indian Trail recognizes the patterns established . . . Map (db m94457) HM
2Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Boundary LineMaryland - Virginia
On Ocean Highway (U.S. 13), on the right when traveling north.
State line located approximately 100 yards south of this point. In 1668 surveyors marked large Oak trees to indicate the boundary. These came to be called "Marriage Trees" as couples traveled from Virginia to wed under more lenient Maryland laws. . . . Map (db m48604) HM
3Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Costen House(circa 1870)
On Market Street (Business U.S. 13).
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.Map (db m66596) HM
4Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Cultural Treasures
Near U.S. 13, in the median.
Town of Princess Anne The Town of Princess Anne, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was created by an act of Maryland's General Assembly in 1733. The town was named in honor of King George II's daughter, Anne, and is located . . . Map (db m94459) HM
5Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Mark O. Pilchard
Near Ocean Highway (U.S. 13) when traveling north.
The U.S. Route 13 Travel Information Center is dedicated to the Memory of Mark O. Pilchard In grateful Recognition of the Vision, Dedication and Leadership he provided in establishing the Center. He served the citizens of the Lower . . . Map (db m51129) HM
6Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Mar-Va Theater
On Market Street (Business U.S. 13) just west of Clarke Avenue, on the right when traveling west.
Built 1927 National Register of Historic Places 1996 Map (db m165032) HM
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7Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Maryland's Eastern ShoreHundreds of Enslaved and Free Black Men Enlisted
Near Ocean Highway (U.S. 13) when traveling north.
Although isolated from Maryland's largest population centers, the Eastern Shore was important to the state's role in the Civil War and exemplified the citizens' divided loyalties. In the years before the war, enslaved African-Americans here . . . Map (db m51130) HM
8Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Olive Marie Lippoldt
Near Front Street (Business U.S. 13) 0.1 miles west of Front Street, on the right when traveling west.
Olive Marie Lippoldt taught at Pocomoke Elementary School from 1984 - 1992. She founded the Psi chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa, an international teacher's sorority. For all the contributions she made to Pocomoke youth, this garden is dedicated in her . . . Map (db m165027) HM
9Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Pocomoke City Historic Railroad Station"Friendliest Town on the Eastern Shore"
On 2nd Street (Maryland Route 371) just north of Railroad Avenue, on the right when traveling north.
Originally built 1912 Destroyed by fire 1989 Rebuilt and dedicated to the citizens of Pocomoke City 1999Map (db m165033) HM
10Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — River Trades & Traditions / River Lore & Legend
Near Market Street (Business U.S. 13) 0.1 miles west of Front Street, on the right when traveling west.
River Trades & Traditions Native Indians used the deep, dark Pocomoke River to hunt, fish, trap, travel and trade with other peoples in the region. The river banks still hold the remains of arrowheads, broken pottery and eroding oyster . . . Map (db m165029) HM
11Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Sturgis One Room SchoolMuseum
On Front Street, on the left when traveling south.
Originally located on Brantley Road east of Pocomoke City, the Sturgis School is one of the last remaining one-room school buildings erected to educate African-American children in Worcester County. Dating around 1900, the single-story frame . . . Map (db m63474) HM
12Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — The Shapes of Ships
On Riverside Drive at Willow Street, on the left when traveling north on Riverside Drive.
If you were standing here during the years surrounding the turn of the 20th century, your senses would be filled with the sights, sounds and smells of a hard working waterfront. The air would be thick with the smell of cut raw timber and burning . . . Map (db m165026) HM
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13Maryland (Worcester County), Pocomoke City — Wicomico Treasures
Near U.S. 13, in the median.
Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art exhibits the most comprehensive collection of wildfowl carving and art in the world. Named for Lem and Steve Ward of Crisfield, Maryland, whose skill and vision elevated traditional . . . Map (db m94455) HM
 
 
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Aug. 20, 2022