"The Bank Road"

"The Bank Road" (HM49C)

Location: Clear Spring, MD 21722 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 39.449', W 77° 51.5'

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The Cumberland Turnpike Road

The portion of this highway from the west end of the Conococheague bridge to Cumberland (40 miles) was built between 1816 and 1821. The banks of Maryland financed it by purchase of the stock.
HM NumberHM49C
Series This marker is part of the The Historic National Road series
Placed ByState Roads Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 5:54am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 254779 N 4393647
Decimal Degrees39.65748333, -77.85833333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 39.449', W 77° 51.5'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 39' 26.94" N, 77° 51' 30.00" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 14838 National Pike, Clear Spring MD 21722, US
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