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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Riverside

 
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Riverside and Vicinity
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1Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — 6 — Working Point by David Hess — 1997
While seemingly toy-like, the sculpture neither moves nor did it ever function. It was designed to integrate 90 tons of obsolete machinery from Baltimore's industries, highlighting their many interconnections. All the components were donated to . . . — Map (db m131183) HM
2Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — 1 — Bethlehem Steel Shipyard Crane — 1942
This crane was a fixture on Pier 3 of Bethlehem Steel's Key Highway Shipyard facility. It was one of three identical cranes used to repair war-damaged ships during World War II. The Bethlehem Steel Corporation acquired the Baltimore Dry Dock Company . . . — Map (db m131177) HM
3Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — Fort Look-Out
During the War of 1812, a circular 180° earthen artillery redoubt was erected as a defense for Fort McHenry. On September 13, 1814, Lt. George Budd commanded naval forces that assisted in repulsing a nighttime British attack on the Ferry Branch . . . — Map (db m36849) HM
4Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — 4 — Hull of the Gov. R.M. McLane — 1884
The Governor R.M. McLane was built for the Maryland State Police Oyster Navy and named after Robert Milligan McLane, Governor of Maryland from January 1884 to March 1885. The Oyster Navy was formed in 1867 in order to enforce fishery laws on . . . — Map (db m131181) HM
5Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — 5 — Knabe Piano Factory Cupola — 1869
This elegantly designed cupola sat atop the William Knabe and Company piano factory in 1869 off South Eutaw Street, near present day Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The original building and cupola is an example of 19th century decorative industrial . . . — Map (db m131182) HM
6Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — Platt and Company Oyster Packers — Baltimore Museum of Industry
Founded Baltimore 1849, original structure built 1865-Present home of Baltimore Museum of Industry founded 1981 William Donald Schaefer, Mayor; Harriet G. Bank, Chairman; Dennis M. Zembala, Executive Director; Ann E. Steele, Curator — Map (db m62931) HM
7Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — 2 — Platt and Company Oyster Packers — 1865 — Present Day Baltimore Museum of Industry —
The Baltimore Museum of Industry is housed in Landra Beach Platt's 19th century oyster, fruit and vegetable cannery. Platt and Company built this facility in 1865 along the waterfront of Baltimore's industrial community of Locust Point. In the years . . . — Map (db m131179) HM
8Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — Raymond R. Allen Court
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9Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — Sailors Union Church
In July 1846, a battered and storm-tossed hulk, the William Penn, was moored at the pier at Light Street wharf across from what is now the McCormick building. A ship chandler, a rigger and other local merchants with interests in the shipping . . . — Map (db m7076) HM
10Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — 3 — Steam Tug Baltimore — 1906 — National Historic Landmark —
Steam Tug Baltimore was built at the foot of Federal Hill, at a cost of approximately $30,000. S.T. Baltimore served the city from 1906 to 1962. In 1963, Maryland Shipbuilding and Dry Dock sold the Baltimore to family in Cecil . . . — Map (db m131180) HM
11Maryland (Baltimore), Riverside — Working Point — By David Hess — 1997 —
A “Working Point” is a point designated on an architectural construction drawing that is used as a reference for measurements and calculations. This sculpture is composed of 90 tons of obsolete machinery and equipment from a number of . . . — Map (db m62932) HM
 
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