Colonel William Norris

Colonel William Norris (HMP0)

Location: Reisterstown, MD 21136 Baltimore County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 27.859', W 76° 49.859'

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Chief of the Confederate States Army Signal Corps and Secret Service Bureau, 1862-1865. Appointed Commissioner of Prisoner Exchange with rank of Colonel in April 1865. The Norris Home, "Brookland," stood 2½ miles south of this spot. His grave is located in All Saints Cemetery, 1 mile northeast.
HM NumberHMP0
Series This marker is part of the United Daughters of the Confederacy series
Historical Period19th Century, Civil War
Historical PlaceCemetery, Home, Town
Marker TypeOther
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Placed ByMaryland Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy, Baltimore County Historical Society and Maryland Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 10:49pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 342488 N 4369904
Decimal Degrees39.46431667, -76.83098333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 27.859', W 76° 49.859'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 27' 51.5400" N, 76° 49' 51.5400" 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 West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 20 Cockeys Mill Rd, Reisterstown MD 21136, US
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