Wrights Wharf

Lower Choptank River Historic Site

Dates

1877-1911

Other Names

None

River

Lower Choptank

Mile

23.0

County

Dorchester

Cultural Resources: Steamboat landing.

Wrights Wharf is located at the end of Wrights Wharf Road on the east side of the Choptank River in Dorchester County, nearly opposite Clarks Wharf, just south of the Caroline and Dorchester county line. The wharf is shown as an unnamed wharf on an 1877 atlas map and named on a 1911 Baltimore, Chesapeake and Atlantic Railway Company map.

 

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

Historic Sites
on the Lower
Choptank River