Gorsuch Tavern

Gorsuch Tavern (HMOT)

Location: Sparks Glencoe, MD 21152 Baltimore County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 33.671', W 76° 39.351'

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At "19 mile stone" on York Road built in 1810 by Captain Joshua Gorsuch, a shipbuilder. The tavern was the meeting place of the Baltimore Countians who went to Pennsylvania to reclaim their slaves, thus bringing on the Christiana Riot of 1851.
Historical Period18th Century
Historical PlaceHotel
Marker TypeHistoric Building
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Placed ByMaryland Historical Trust & Maryland State Highway Administration
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 6:53pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] SEPTEMBERSPARROW1666  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 357752 N 4380364
Decimal Degrees39.56118333, -76.65585000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 33.671', W 76° 39.351'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 33' 40.2600" N, 76° 39' 21.0600" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)410, 443
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15911 York Rd, Sparks Glencoe MD 21152, US
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