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Blue Ball Tavern, State Route 273 & Blue Ball Road (State Route 545), Blueball, Cecil County, MD



B&W Photos

HB585781
Historic American Buildings Survey E.h


Data Pages


Supplemental Material


Item Title


Location
State Route 273 & Blue Ball Road (State Route 545), Blueball, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-428
Building/structure dates: 1710 initial construction

Subjects
Taverns (inns)


Related Names
Job, Andrew
Defoe, Daniel
Pickering, E. H., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey E.H. Pickering, Photographer December 1936 HISTORIC ROAD MARKER: BLUE BALL TAVERN ESTABLISHED ABOUT 1710 ON LOT NO. 35 of 'THE NOTTINGHAM LOTS' BY ANDREW JOB WHO SECURED IT FROM WILLIAM PENN. JOB'S SON THOMAS MARRIED ELIZABETH MAXWELL, NIECE OF DANIEL DEFOE WHO WROTE 'ROBINSON CRUSOE'.


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