Hog Island Landing

Dates

ca. 1760-1875

Other Names

None

River

Choptank

Mile

5.9

County

Caroline

This landing served as the eastern terminus for the original Dover Ferry and was located on an "island' of solid ground amongst the marshy shoreline. The landing also served as a steamboat landing for a short period. In a 1898 "BC& A"  steamboat schedule it is listed as a landing for the Joppa and the Avalon.

 

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River Sections:
Lower Choptank
Lower Tributaries
Middle Choptank
Upper Choptank
Tuckahoe

Historic Sites on the Middle Choptank River