Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Road Trip - Chestertown, Maryland

During most of the 18th century, there were 2 major seaports on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay, Annapolis on the west side & Kent County's Chestertown on the Eastern Shore

Ship's Rigging

1746 The Samuel Massey-Thomas Ringold House now Customs House

1746 Walter Dougherty- William Barroll House

1750 Bedingfield-Hands House

1756 Robert & Ann Sterling's frame Sterling's Castle

Courthouse Green

1759-80s The Dunn-Bolton House

1760s Nathaniel Hynson-Thomas Ringgold House also called The Abbey

1769 The Wallace-Wickes House

1769 Thomas Smythe's Widehall

1778 Edward Hopkins House

1780 Blacksmith Simon Wickes House

1781 William & Mary Trew's Providence Plantation

1782 The Palmer House of rubble stone, also called Rock of Ages House