(So named circa 1714)Part of "Merryman's Lott" 210 acres of virgin timberland granted by Lord Baltimore in 1688 to Charles Merryman, whose descendants farmed here until 1869. Stone house built in 19th century occupied by Bishops of Maryland since 1909, when cathedral site purchased by Episcopal Diocese. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, signer of Declaration of Independence, acquired portion south of Merryman's Lane (now University Parkway) for access to Homewood circa 1801.
|Placed By||Maryland Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 6th, 2015 at 3:58pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 360556 N 4355014|
|Decimal Degrees||39.33331667, -76.61793333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 19.999', W 76° 37.076'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 19' 59.94" N, 76° 37' 4.56" W|
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|Area Code(s)||410, 202, 443|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3635-3699 MD-139, Baltimore MD 21218, US|
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