Third and Last County Almshouse

Third and Last County Almshouse (HMUN)

Location: Cockeysville, MD 21030 Baltimore County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 27.611', W 76° 37.679'

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Building constructed and furnished at cost of $60,000 from proceeds of sale of old Almshouse property under authority of County Commissioners granted by Acts of Maryland General Assembly, April 1, 1872. Site purchased from John Galoway. Structure erected in 1872 of stone quarried on premises. Partly destroyed by fire January 1, 1919, promptly remodeled, and fireproofed. Discontinued as almshouse August 28, 1958.
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HM NumberHMUN
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Historical Period18th Century, 19th Century
Historical PlaceGov Building
Marker TypeHistoric Building
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Year Placed1966
Placed ByBaltimore County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 11:19am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 359944 N 4369110
Decimal Degrees39.46018333, -76.62798333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 27.611', W 76° 37.679'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 27' 36.6600" N, 76° 37' 40.7400" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)410, 443
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9811 Van Buren Ln, Cockeysville MD 21030, US
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