Black's Store - Charlestown, MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 39° 34.455 W 075° 58.638
18S E 416061 N 4380961
Quick Description: Two historic buildings next to each other, listed as one building in the National Register of Historic Places in Charlestown, Maryland.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 8/23/2021 2:12:49 PM
Waymark Code: WM14TVC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dragontree
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Long Description:
Taken from Wikipedia, "Indian Queen Tavern and Black's Store is a historic hotel and store complex located at Charlestown, Cecil County, Maryland, USA. It consists of two mid-18th century structures: Black's Store, originally the Red Lyon Inn, and the Indian Queen Tavern, later called Hotel. The two taverns and their remaining outbuildings form a court. The outbuildings include a log kitchen with a loft and a two-story smokehouse.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975."
Earliest Recorded Date of Construction: 1/1/1775

Architectural Period/Style: Colonial

Type of Building e.g. Country House, Stately Home, Manor:

Interesting Historical Facts or Connections:
Was here when George Washington visited the town.

Listed Building Status (if applicable): NRHP

Main Material of Construction: Wood

Private/Public Access: Private

Admission Fee (if applicable): 0.00 (listed in local currency)


Additional Dates of Construction: Not listed

Architect (if known): Not listed

Landscape Designer (if known): Not listed

Opening Hours (if applicable): Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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