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Maryland Mining Heritage Guide

by John R. Park

Copyright 2003, Stonerose Publishing
89 pages, Softcover/Comb bound, 8.5"x5.5"

The Maryland Mining Heritage Guide includes 163 entries and 12 text inserts on 89 pages.  44 photographs, and 4 maps, illustrate the entries.

Lance E. Metz in Industrial Archeology 28(2):45-46 wrote, "... thoroughly researched, well designed, and easy-to read... The directions ...are simply superb. The entire volume's layout shows that great care was taken in the development of its clear and lucid graphic design. This reviewer cannot think of a more useful book for the industrial archaeologist or historical enthusiast.... lt sets a standard for other travel guides to meet."

List of Entries: Allegheny County Museum, Antietam Cement Lime Kiln, Antietam Furnace, Ashland Furnace, Ashland Furnace Tenant House, Ashland Public Schoolhouse & Presbyterian Church, Avalon Forge, B&O Railroad Museum, Baltimore and Cuba Mining & Smelting Company, Baltimore Chrome Works, Baltimore Copper Company, Baltimore Iron Work Furnace, Baltimore Museum of Industry, Barcroft Seawater Operation Plant, Bare Hill (Chromite) Mine, Bare Hill (Copper) Mine, Barrick Quarry, Bellona Powder Works, Belmont Mansion, Birch's Saltworks, Bloomsbury Manor, Brandywine Creek State Park, Camp Brandywine HsMk, Canal Boat Cumberland, Canton Iron Works, Cardiff Green Marble Quarry, Catoctin Furnace, Catoctin Mountain Park - Visitor Center, Cedar Point Furnace, "Cedarville Forest" Charcoal Kiln, Charcoal Trail, Chesapeake Furnace, Choate House, Choate Mine, Coal Mining Museum & Oral History, Consolidation Coal Company Mine #11, "Cub Hill" Lime Kiln, Cumberland Terminus Visitor Center, Cunningham FaII State Park - Visitor Center, Curtis Creek Furnace HsMk, Cylburn Mansion, Deep Creek Lake Discovery Center, Deep Creek Furnace, Department of the Interior Museum, Digges Mine, Dinosaur Park, Dolly Hyde Mine, Dr. Carroll's Furnace, Dublin Talc Quarry, Dupont Powder Mill HsMk, Eastburn-Jeane Mining Complex, Elba Furnace, Elkridge Furnace Inn, Ellicott Mine, Ellicott's Iron Works, Failinger Hotel Gunter, Fenby Farm Quarry & Lime Kiln Park, Fenwick Island Lighthouse, Ford Mine, Fort McHenry, Fountain Rock Park Lime Kiln, Four Locks Franklinville Iron Works, Frostburg Museum Furnace Town, Garrett County Historical Museum, George's Creek Public Library, Godey Lime Kilns, Golding Quarry Granite HsMk, Great Gunpowder Fall HsMkm Great Fall Tavern - Visitor Center, Green Spring Furnace, Gunpowder Copper Works, Gunpowder Falls State Park - Jerusalem Mill Headquarters, Gunpowder Furnace, Hagley Museum, Hampton National Historic Site, Harford Furnace, Havre De Grace Quarry, Iron Hill HsMk, Iron Hill Museum of Natural History, Jenifer-Shanklin Lime Kiln & Merrick Log House, Jenkins AsbestoMine, John Evan's Copper Rolling Mill. Kensington Mica Mine, Kingsbury Furnace, La Grange Furnace, Lancashire Furnace, Le Gore Quarry, Liberty Mine, Lightfoot's Furnace, Line Pit Mine, Little Fall Quarry, Locust Grove Furnace, Lonaconing Furnace, Marriotsville Talc Quarries, Maryland Mine, Mineral Hill Mine, Monocacy Aqueduct, Mount Clare Museum House, Mount Savage Iron Work HsMk, Mt. Savage Furnace, Mt. Savage Museum, Muirkirk Ironworks, National Museum of American History, National Museum of Natural History, New London Mine, Northampton Furnace Hsmk, Nottingham Furnace, Nottingham Forge, Ocean Coal Mine #1, Old Brant Coal Mine, Onion's Furnace, Oregon Furnace, Oregon Grill, Oregon Ridge Nature Center, Patapsco Furnace, Patapsco Mines, Patterson Iron Works, Patuxent Iron Works, Peach Bottom Slate Region Hsmk, Phoenix Shot Tower, Pine Grove Furnace, Poole & Hunt Union Works, Port Deposit, Port of Wilmington, Potomac Marble Quarry, Principio Furnace, Principio Furnace Mansion, Reed Mine, Rockville Quarry, Rose Hill Manor, Rose Hill Quarry, Round Top Cement Mill & Quarry, Rowe Powder Mill, Sarah Furnace, Seneca Creek State Park - Visitor Center, Seneca Sandstone Mill, Sideling Hill Exhibit Center, Snowden Iron Works, Soldiers Delight Natural Environment Area - Visitor Center, "South Antietam" Limekilns, Sparrow Point Steelworks, Springfield Mine, Stafford Flint Furnace, Stemmer House, Stickney Furnace, Stoneyhurst Quarry, Sugarland Copper Mine, Sugarloaf Mountain, Susquehanna & Tidewater Canal Lockhouse Museum, Texas Quarry, "Timonium" Lime Kiln, Transportation & Industrial Museum, Unionville Zinc Mine, Vallona Copper Works, Walsh-McLean House, Western Maryland Railway Historical Society Museum, Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, Wetherill Mill, White Clay Creek State Park, Woodlawn Quarry

Text Boxes
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, Dimension Stone Used in Washington, DC, Isaac Tyson, Jr., Maryland Coal, Maryland Copper, Maryland Dimension Stone, Maryland Gold, Maryland Iron, Maryland & Pennsylvania Chromium, Peter Cooper, Principio Company, Shot Towers

Maps
Maryland, Baltimore Area, Washington, DC, Delaware

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