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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 MarkersButler in Annapolis - Annapolis MD

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The 8th Massachusetts Infantry reached Annapolis April 21, 1861, on the Railroad Ferry Maryland. Col. Benjamin F. Butler forwarded his and the 7th New York Infantry Regiments to Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/22/2022

last visited: 7/22/2022

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Maryland Historical MarkersPortland Manor - Lothian MD

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Portland Manor surveyed Dec. 6, 1667. Portland Landing and Saint Jerome's was surveyed in 1700.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/28/2022

last visited: 5/28/2022

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Maryland Historical MarkersAnnapolis and Elk Ridge Railroad - Annapolis Junction MD

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Annapolis and Elk Ridge Railroad began service in 1840 between Annapolis and the Washington Branch of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Annapolis Junction. Sponsored by the state, the line was a key route for travel to and from the capital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/4/2022

last visited: 5/3/2022

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Maryland Historical MarkersLinthicum Heights - Linthicum Heights MD

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Growth of railways advanced the development of suburban communities in the early 20th century. Linthicum Heights was platted in 1908 by the Linthicum family to take advantage of direct transportation to Washington, Annapolis and Baltimore.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/10/2022

last visited: 4/9/2022

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Maryland Historical MarkersEpiphany Episcopal Chapel and Church House - Odenton MD

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Only known World War I chapel in the United States. Consecrated in 1918 to minister to the soldiers at Camp Meade.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/8/2022

last visited: 3/9/2022

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Maryland Historical MarkersMason And Dixon Line 40th Mile Stone - Norrisville, MD

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A Maryland state historical marker on the Mason-Dixon line in Norrisville, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/14/2022

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersMargaret Brent Pilgrimage - St Mary's, MD

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One of several Maryland state markers in St Mary's, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/19/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersLewistown Trout Hatchery and Bass Ponds Frederick County

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Located on the eastbound side of Fish Hatchery Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/1/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersDamascus - Damascus, MD

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Located on a wall along the eastbound side of Route 108 at the intersection of Woodfield Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/28/2021

last visited: 2/7/2022

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Maryland Historical MarkersMaj. Gen. Edward Braddock - Frederick, MD

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Located on the westbound side of Route 40 in front of the Wawa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/28/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersWilliamsport (Conococheague)

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Located on the eastbound side of East Potomac Street in front of the Williamsport Memorial Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/25/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersSpringfield Farm

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Located on the eastbound side of East Potomac Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/25/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersFalling Waters

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Located along the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Towpath where it intersects with an no longer used section of Falling Waters Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/25/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersRose Hill

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Located on the southbound side of Spielman Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/25/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersBridgeport - Taneytown MD

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The Third Corps, Army of the Potomac, arrived here June 30, 1863, from Taneytown.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/9/2021

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Maryland Historical Markers"Long Calm" - White Marsh, MD

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A unique state historical marker along old US 40 in White Marsh, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/9/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersHammond-Harwood House - Annapolis, MD

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A state historical marker in the state capital of Annapolis, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/28/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersGeorge Washington Traveled This Road - Charlestown, MD

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A unique Maryland state historical marker indicating where George Washington stayed while he frequently visited Charlestown en route to Washington and Philadelphia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/28/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersDe La Brooke Manor - Oraville MD

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De La Brooke Manor Surveyed July 28, 1630-Robert Brooke First Lord of the Manor Born London 1602; died Brooke Place, 1655

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/27/2021

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Maryland Historical MarkersGeorge Washington Traveled This Road - Perryville, MD

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A unique Maryland state historical marker indicating where George Washington stayed while he frequently crossed the Susquehanna River en route to Washington and Philadelphia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/24/2021

last visited: 7/14/2022

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Maryland Historical MarkersSite of Stagwell - Carmichael MD

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Land patented in 1659 to Thomas Stagwell, English immigrant and member of the Maryland General Assembly (elected 1661).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/24/2021

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Maryland Historical MarkersUSNTC Bainbridge - Port Deposit, MD

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A Maryland state historical marker in Port Deposit, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/24/2021

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersPrincess Anne Town - Princess Anne MD

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Princess Anne Town Founded 1733. By an act of Maryland’s General Assembly, 25 acres of the Beckford Plantation were purchased to establish Princess Anne, named for the daughter of King George II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/23/2021

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Maryland Historical MarkersGerry House - Port Deposit MD

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Gerry House was built in 1813. Cornelius Smith willed house in 1858 to his step grandson, Lucius A. C. Gerry, who saw action in the Civil War as Artillery Officer in Capt. Alonzo Snow’s Battery B.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/21/2021

last visited: 8/23/2021

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Maryland Historical MarkersThe Sweathouse Road - Kingsville MD

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The Sweathouse Road-Called for a branch of that name on which Native Americans practiced a spiritual purification ceremony.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/20/2021

last visited: 1/21/2022

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