1672Here April, 1672, George Fox, founder of Quakerism, opened the first General Meeting of Friends in Maryland, marking the beginning of West River Yearly Meeting and its successor, Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends. Site of West River Quaker Meeting House.
|Placed By||Maryland Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 9:30am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 364878 N 4301260|
|Decimal Degrees||38.84980000, -76.55711667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 50.988', W 76° 33.427'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 50' 59.28" N, 76° 33' 25.62" W|
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|Area Code(s)||410, 301|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4689-4699 MD-468, Harwood MD 20776, US|
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