1775Joseph Ellicott (who with his brothers Andrew and John had established Ellicott's Lower Mills, now Ellicott City, on the Patapsco River in 1772) built the Upper Mills and his home on "Fountaindale" near this spot in 1775. Remaining gravestones of the adjoining family burying ground were moved in 1974 to the Ellicott graveyard in Ellicott City.
|Series||This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series|
|Placed By||Carter Braxton Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 2:33pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 345348 N 4352749|
|Decimal Degrees||39.31033333, -76.79378333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 18.62', W 76° 47.627'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 18' 37.20" N, 76° 47' 37.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||202, 410, 443, 301|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 8200-8298 Old Frederick Rd, Ellicott City MD 21043, US|
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