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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 MarkersGunpowder Copper Works 1804-1883-Glen Arm, MD

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Levi Hollingsworth built a mill here to roll and fabricate refined blocks of copper.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/8/2019

last visited: 8/8/2009

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Maryland Historical MarkersBattle Acre-Dundalk, MD

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Marker indicates that here General Stricker's brigade inflicted severe losses upon the British Army.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/7/2019

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersClynmalira-Monkton, MD

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In 1822 Henry Carroll, Great-great Grandson of Charles Carroll built Clynmalira house.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/7/2019

last visited: 9/1/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersCommodore Joshua Barney-Dundalk, MD

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Commodoe Joshua Barney was born in Baltimore, MD. He served as Commodore of a flotilla of gunboats in the Chesapeake during the War of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/7/2019

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersEmory Grove-Glyndon, MD

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Emory Grove was founded in 1868 by the Methodist Episcopal Church

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/7/2019

last visited: 8/10/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersGunpowder River-Middle River, MD

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Legend relates that the name orginated with an Indian attempt to plant gunpowder in the hope that a crop could be raised.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/7/2019

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersNorth Sassafras Parish (Episcopal)-Earleville, MD

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The North Sassafras Parish was established in 1692 by the Act of Assembly and dedicated to Saint Stephen. The marker is on the grounds of St. Stephen Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/6/2019

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersSusquehanna Manor-Perryville, MD

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Land grant to George Talbot in 1680. Marker is located 1 mile east of Perryville, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/5/2019

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersBaltimore and Susquehanna Railroad Marble Track Bed-Timonium, MD

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This was one of the earliest commercial railroads and marble blocks were used in 1836 to bed the track. The marker is on the Timonium Light Rail platform, north end, west side of the tracks.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/26/2019

last visited: 8/11/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersBerkley Crossroads-Darlington, MD

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A hamlet settled in the late eighteen century by free blacks and whites. The marker is located at the intersection of Castleton Road and Berkley Road, Darlington, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/25/2019

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersRandallstown, MD - New Tavern

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An historical marker along Maryland Route 26 commemorating the New Tavern, built in 1802

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCPositronics

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/15/2019

last visited: 7/20/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersCatonsville Nine-Catonsville, MD

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Nine activists raided the Selective Service office in Catonsville and burned files to protest the Vietnam War. The marker is located in front of the Baltimore County Public Library-Catonsville Branch.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2019

last visited: 7/13/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersHome of Gov. Augustus W. Bradford-Baltimore, MD

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Governor Bradford's home was burned by Confederate Troops on July 11, 1864. Behind the fence shown in the photo is the Elkridge Country Club property.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2019

last visited: 7/13/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersGeorge Herman (Babe) Ruth-Baltimore, MD

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Babe Ruth was born in Baltimore, MD and attended St. Mary's Industrial School, a home for unwanted children. He became a Baseball Hall of Famer.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2019

last visited: 7/13/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersHayfields - Cockeysville, MD

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Marker recounting the history of Hayfields, a nearby cattle farm once owned by Colonel Nicholas Merryman Bosley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/3/2019

last visited: 7/6/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersWilliamsport - Williamsport, MD

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Marker recounting the actions of the Union and Confederate Armies near here from 1861 to 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/27/2019

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersCivil Rights Milestone, Catonsville, MD

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This historical marker has been placed in front of the elementary school in Catonsville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: 6/22/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersHistoric Canton

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A state historical marker in a park in downtown Baltimore.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/28/2018

last visited: 9/4/2011

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Maryland Historical MarkersCollege Park Airport - College Park, MD

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A state marker at the entrance to the College Park Airport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/23/2018

last visited: 8/23/2018

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Maryland Historical MarkersSusquehanna River Crossing - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of a few Maryland State Markers in Havre de Grace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/2/2018

last visited: 1/2/2018

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Maryland Historical MarkersChrist Episcopal Church Accokeek

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Church was erected in 1745 when it was declared by the General Assembly of Maryland to be the "lower chapel of ease" for King George's (Piscatoway) Parish.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/5/2017

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersForest of Needlewood - Burkittsville, Maryland

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This historical marker is along the side of the road near Burkittsville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/11/2017

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersSt. Mary's Church - Bryantown, Md.

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St. Mary's Church Historical Marker Stand on Oliver Shop Road near the entrance to this historic Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/18/2016

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersLocust Point - Baltimore, MD

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A state marker near Fort McHenry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/8/2016

last visited: 1/8/2016

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Maryland Historical MarkersWesley Grove United Methodist Church - Hanover, MD

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This historical marker gives the liturgical lineage of Wesley Grove UMC from its original roots in c. 1840 to 1948, when it moved here when Friendship Airport, now called BWI, was built.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/2/2015

last visited: 5/30/2015

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