Town Hall

Town Hall (HMMFD)

Location: Chesapeake City, MD 21915 Cecil County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 31.615', W 75° 48.74'

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C. 1914

Ralph Rees built this commercial building to house his hardware store around 1914. Like many early twentieth century commercial front buildings, only the pressed tin facade raises two stories. This building housed Rees hardware store and an agency for Oakland Cars (which was the first dealership in Cecil County) and also the American Store.
Restorations began in the 1980's when it was obtained by a cabinet maker. In 2002 the Town of Chesapeake City purchased the building, completed restoration and converted it into town hall.
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HM NumberHMMFD
Series This marker is part of the Maryland: Chesapeake City Historic District series
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Marker NumberB108
Year Placed2008
Placed ByThe Town of Chesapeake City
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 9:47pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 430182 N 4375566
Decimal Degrees39.52691667, -75.81233333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 31.615', W 75° 48.74'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 31' 36.90" N, 75° 48' 44.40" W
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Area Code(s)410, 443
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 108-198 Bohemia Ave, Chesapeake City MD 21915, US
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