Founded 1894Approximately 200 yards northwest of this spot an iron foundry, owned by William McShane, was built in 1894. When asked to give a name to the railroad depot serving his new foundry, he chose "Dundalk" in honor of the birthplace of his father, Henry McShane, born in Dundalk, Ireland. The two seaport communities of Dundalk, on in Ireland and one in Maryland, have many other similarities.
|Placed By||Dundalk - Patapsco Neck Historical Society, Inc|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 7:41am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 368698 N 4345904|
|Decimal Degrees||39.25253333, -76.52171667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 15.152', W 76° 31.303'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 15' 9.12" N, 76° 31' 18.18" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||443, 410|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3100-3198 Dundalk Ave, Dundalk MD 21222, US|
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