Franklinville (HM100I)

Location: Kingsville, MD 21087 Baltimore County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 26.92', W 76° 23.078'

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Manufacturing village started in 1827 on site of Isaiah Linton's 1772 Jericho Lower Gristmill by Dean Walker and members of Shaw and Tiffany families. Town acquired in 1838 by James Mahool. The first cotton mill burned in 1881. Second cotton mill designed by Albert A. Blakeney opened in 1884 and is now the Belko plant. Upton Reed's shovel foundry downstream started in 1808, evolved into Franklinville Ironworks and closed about 1860.
HM NumberHM100I
Historical Period19th Century, 18th Century
Historical PlaceBusiness Center
Marker TypeHistoric District
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Placed ByVillage of Franklinville
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 10:48pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 380860 N 4367482
Decimal Degrees39.44866667, -76.38463333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 26.92', W 76° 23.078'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 26' 55.2000" N, 76° 23' 4.6800" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)443, 410
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11909-11919 Jericho Rd, Kingsville MD 21087, US
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