Callister's Ferry

Callister's Ferry (HM1JX)

Location: Clearwater, MD 33756 Pinellas County
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N 39° 14.622', W 75° 55.464'

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Near this spot Henry Callister, Merchant, operated a rope and raft ferry across the Chester River during the 1750's and 1760's. Well into the next century the crossing at Crumpton continued to be known as "Callister's Ferry." It served as an important link in early overland transportation on the upper Eastern Shore.
HM NumberHM1JX
Placed ByQueen Anne's County Bicentennial Commission and Maryland Historical Society
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Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 9:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 420229 N 4344227
Decimal Degrees39.24370000, -75.92440000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 14.622', W 75° 55.464'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 14' 37.32" N, 75° 55' 27.84" W
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Area Code(s)727
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2258-2298 Dudley Corner Rd, Clearwater MD 33756, US
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