Bloede DameThe Patapsco Electric & Manufacturing Company, organized by Victor Gustav Bloede, harnessed the river's waterpower to generate electricity. Completed in 1907, the Bloede Dam furnished electricity for Ellicott City, Catonsville, Carroll, Halethorpe, Arbutus, St. Denis, Elkridge, and parts west of Baltimore until 1924.
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|Placed By||Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 12:31pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 348099 N 4345739|
|Decimal Degrees||39.24768333, -76.76031667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 14.861', W 76° 45.619'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 14' 51.66" N, 76° 45' 37.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||410, 443, 202, 301|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6314-6344 Grist Mill Trail at Patapsco Valley State Park, Catonsville MD 21228, US|
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