The National Road

The National Road (HM74)

Location: Ellicott City, MD 21043 Howard County
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N 39° 16.125', W 76° 48.062'

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This marker stands on a part of the right of way of the historic and fabled National, or Cumberland Road. Commencing in 1806 it was built in segments by city, state, federal, and private means and was the first great commercial and travel link from Baltimore to the west.
HM NumberHM74
Series This marker is part of the The Historic National Road series
Placed ByInternational Right of Way Association, Potomac Chapter No. 14 and the Maryland Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 8:05pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 344631 N 4348146
Decimal Degrees39.26875000, -76.80103333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 16.125', W 76° 48.062'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 16' 7.50" N, 76° 48' 3.72" W
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Area Code(s)202, 410, 443, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8390-8398 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City MD 21043, US
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