"Cheston on Wye"

"Cheston on Wye" (HM1GV)

Location: Queenstown, MD 21658 Queen Anne's County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 55.934', W 76° 7.844'

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Surveyed as "Cheston" 1659 for John and William Coursey containing 800 acres—six generations of Courseys (who adopted the older spelling of DeCourcey) lived here and lie buried here. The original house was burned.
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HM NumberHM1GV
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Historical PeriodColonial
Historical PlacePlantation
Marker TypeHistoric Home
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Year Placed1939
Placed ByState Roads Commission
Marker Condition
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 12:58am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 401993 N 4309864
Decimal Degrees38.93223333, -76.13073333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 55.934', W 76° 7.844'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 55' 56.0400" N, 76° 7' 50.6400" W
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Area Code(s)410, 443
Can be seen from road?Yes
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1315 Carmichael Rd, Queenstown MD 21658, US
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Marker is there and in good condition. I pass by it everyday going to and leaving work

Jan 31, 2020 at 1:56pm PST by dannypoet

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