So Called as early as 1600Legend relates that the name originated with an Indian attempt to plant gunpowder in the hope that a crop could be raised.
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|Placed By||Baltimore County Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 5:44pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 384474 N 4358071|
|Decimal Degrees||39.36438333, -76.34101667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 21.863', W 76° 20.461'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 21' 51.78" N, 76° 20' 27.66" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||443, 410|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1331-1399 New York Ave NW, Middle River MD 21220, US|
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