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Maryland Historical Markers
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Historic markers have been a familiar sight on Maryland's roads and highways for more than half a century. The roadside historic marker program has proven an effective way to draw attention to the many events, people and places that have contributed to the richness of our state. There are hundreds of these along Maryland's roadways!

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Maryland Historical MarkersFriends Graveyard - Friendsville, Maryland

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This marker is located where Friendsville Road Crosses Hwy 68, just past the entrance ramp.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/6/2011

last visited: 2/1/2012

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Maryland Historical MarkersThe Grave of Meshack Browning

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Located in a Cemetary (of course!)along northbound Friendship road. Parking is tight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2006

last visited: 2/1/2012

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Maryland Historical MarkersBear Creek Trout Hatchery and Rearing Station Garrett County

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Located at the intersection of Bear Creek Road and route 219.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2006

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersBear Camp - Keyser's Ridge, Md

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This marker is located along US-40 about a mile west of Keyser's Ridge, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/12/2013

last visited: 1/31/2013

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Maryland Historical MarkersCol. James McHenry

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This marker depicts a very brief history of a very prominent Marylander. The only way to access this marker is driving southbound on route 219.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2006

last visited: 6/5/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersThayer Game Refuge

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This marker describes the land you see before you and that it was sold for the sole purpose of hunting game.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/21/2006

last visited: 9/16/2012

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Maryland Historical MarkersCampsite

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Located in Swallow Falls State Park, this marker is nowhere near a road! But it is next to the falls and there is also no camping at the marker itself but there is neaby camping available.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/25/2006

last visited: 6/5/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps 1933-1942 - Swallow Falls State Park, MD

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A brief history of the Civilian Conservation Corps and its impact on Maryland State Parks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/28/2013

last visited: 6/5/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersDeep Creek Lake

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Located on the eastbound side of route 219. There is a decnet view of the lake as well.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/21/2006

last visited: 6/5/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersGeneral Braddock's 5th Camp

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Located along the side or route 40 depicting an area where General Braddock's men camped.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/18/2006

last visited: 2/1/2013

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Maryland Historical MarkersCastleman's River Bridge (formally "Little Youghiogeny") - Grantsville, MD

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A brief description of a former span of historic importance in its day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/28/2013

last visited: 6/5/2019

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Maryland Historical Markers"The Little Crossings" - Grantsville, Md

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This historical marker is located at the eastern end of the Casselman River Bridge in Casselman River Bridge State Park in Grantsville, Md.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/12/2013

last visited: 6/5/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersLittle Meadows

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Located along route 40 this marker depicts where Braddock 's men camped out as well as times when Washington stopped here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/18/2006

last visited: 4/9/2017

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Maryland Historical MarkersCleveland Cottage and Site of Deer Park Hotel

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Located along the Eastbound side of Maryland Hwy 135. there is no parking and no sights at the actual site of the marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/25/2006

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersCleveland Cottage

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Located south or route 135 this marker sits in front of Cleveland Cottage. It is not open to the public and the trees make it hard to get a good look. The cottage seems in great condition. It is a shame it is private property.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/21/2006

last visited: 11/25/2011

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Maryland Historical MarkersDeer Park Hotel

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Located one mile south of route 135. The Hotel is no longer standing but there are some nice houses from the same era still there as well as the Deer Park Water plan across the street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/21/2006

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical Markers"McCulloch's Path"

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Located along northbound route 219. Though the trail owes it's origin to buffaloes, they currently no longer roam here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2006

last visited: 9/16/2012

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Maryland Historical Markers"Savage River Camp"

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Located along route 40 this marker depicts where Braddock's men camped.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/18/2006

last visited: 3/8/2008

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Maryland Historical MarkersGeorge's Creek Valley

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A sign telling what has taken place in this valley over the years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/22/2013

last visited: 4/22/2016

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Maryland Historical Markers"Martin's Plantation"

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"Martins' Plantation" General Braddock's 2nd camp on the march to Fort Duquesne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trainbug

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2006

last visited: 4/22/2016

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Maryland Historical MarkersMOUNT SAVAGE IRON WORKS - Mt Savage MD

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In 1844, solid-track iron railroad rail was milled for the first time in the United States. Before that all rails were imported from England.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member HaricotVert_52

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/29/2009

last visited: 7/3/2013

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Maryland Historical MarkersHoye - Crest

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Located at the highest point in Maryland. To visit the marker it is about a 1 mile hike from Route 219 in West Virginia. Yes, West Virginia!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2006

last visited: 3/16/2012

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Maryland Historical Markers"First TollGate House"

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The First Tollgate House on the Old National (Cumberland) Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trainbug

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2006

last visited: 6/10/2014

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Maryland Historical Markers"Spendelow Camp"

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Located right off of Interstate 68 along route 53.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/21/2006

last visited: 5/28/2019

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Maryland Historical Markers"The National Road"

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"The National Road" (called the Cumberland Road). The first of the internal improvements undertaken by the U.S. Government

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trainbug

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2006

last visited: 1/28/2012

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