Mason And Dixon Line 40th Mile Stone - Norrisville, MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 39° 43.271 W 076° 32.577
18S E 367757 N 4397950
Quick Description: A Maryland state historical marker on the Mason-Dixon line in Norrisville, Maryland.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 1/14/2022 11:23:23 AM
Waymark Code: WM15JRY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose
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Long Description:
Photos taken on 14 January 2022. Wind chill made it feel like it was in the teens. Hands were numb looking for a nearby geocache.mThe plaque says, "Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary line surveyed and marked 1763-68 by two English astronomers, Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon. This is one of the "Crown" stones, set every five miles displaying the coat of arms of Lord Baltimore on south and Penns on north sides. Intermediate miles marked by stones with M facing Maryland and P Pennsylvania. Stones imported from England."
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