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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29SW_discover-thomas-stone-national-historic-site_La-Plata-MD.html
This park is dedicated to Thomas Stone, one of the four Maryland signers of the Declaration of Independence and is a great place to learn more about our nation's history. It's also a great place to learn more about nature or just hang with friends…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29SV_discover-southern-marylands-amazing-stories-of-exploration-hope-and-courage_La-Plata-MD.html
Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail "Passing along the coast, searching every inlet, and bay, fit for harbours and habitations..." Captain Johns Smith, describing his explorations of the Chesapeake region in 1608. …
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Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail This unique trail is designed for you to experience by boat. It is America's first waterway national historic trail and includes more than 3,000 miles explored by Captain John Smith. The …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29MR_discover-southern-marylands-amazing-stories-of-exploration-hope-and-courage_La-Plata-MD.html
Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail "Passing along the coast, searching every inlet, and bay, fit for harbours and habitations..." Captain Johns Smith, describing his explorations of the Chesapeake region in 1608. Many peopl…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29MQ_ways-to-explore-southern-marylands-scenic-and-historic-routes_La-Plata-MD.html
Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail This unique trail is designed for you to experience by boat. It is America's first waterway national historic trail and includes more than 3,000 miles explored by Captain John Smith. The …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29MP_discover-thomas-stone-national-historic-site_La-Plata-MD.html
More Than History... This park is dedicated to Thomas Stone, one of the four Maryland signers of the Declaration of Independence and is a great place to learn more about our nation's history. It's also a great place to learn more about nature o…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM26VK_cedar-point_Newburg-MD.html
February, 1766, Washington's schooner ran aground off this point. From his diary of August 25th, 1768, "Hauling seine upon the bar off Cedar Point for sheepshead but catched none."
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1UX7_railroad-at-naval-proving-ground-historical_Indian-Head-MD.html
The Indian Head White Plains Railroad, which became the current rail trail, connected to an internal railroad system at the Indian Head Naval Proving Ground. The existing railroad system at Indian Head reflects four periods: of development: Naval …
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The Naval Base, known as The Naval Proving Ground, was established in the town of Indian Head in 1890. Its main purpose was to test guns, powder fuses and other naval ordnances as well as producing smokeless powder. The Naval Proving Ground played…
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Who would ever have imagined that a railroad track, once built with a focus on war, would one day be the source of such peace... The Indian Head - White Plains Railroad was built during World War I in an effort to meet increased demands for the…
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