The Rebirth of a Maryland Historical Treasure

The Rebirth of a Maryland Historical Treasure (HMX49)

Location: Edgemere, MD 21219 Baltimore County
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N 39° 12.417', W 76° 25.578'

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Originally built in 1906 by the United Railways and Electric Company on this site, stood the once grand Bay Shore Park Restaurant. As the picture below captures the beauty of the former building's elaborate architecture complete with pergolas and towers, you briefly step back into time. Imagine relaxing in the spacious dining rooms, all set with great white cloths, shining crystal and beautiful silver, and then enjoying a seafood supper or chicken dinner, complete with local farm grown fresh vegetables, for the unbelievable price of seventy-five cents. These and many more were the common images of visitors enjoying themselves at Bay Shore's facilities before its closing in 1947.

Today, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources is proud to provide North Point State Park with a newly designed Visitor Center and Conference Facility. Designed in the image of the former Bay Shore Park's Restaurant, this new facility boasts plenty of the same charm and nostalgia for North Point's staff and visitors to enjoy. This new facility was constructed on the former restaurant's foundation and was completed on April 30th, 2002. The facility now serves as the park's operational headquarters.

HM NumberHMX49
Placed ByMaryland Department of Natural Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 7:20pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 376852 N 4340711
Decimal Degrees39.20695000, -76.42630000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 12.417', W 76° 25.578'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 12' 25.02" N, 76° 25' 34.68" W
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Area Code(s)410, 443
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1301-1315 Old Bay Shore Rd, Edgemere MD 21219, US
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