Adams Landing

This landing is located on the east side of the Choptank River north of Denton and south of Smith Landing at the end of Adams Landing Road. “Ship ways” (marine railways) have been reported at this site. The landing is identified on the 1875 Caroline County map found in The 1877 Atlases and Other Early … Continue reading Adams Landing

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Big Yard Sale at Adams Landing. Am moving to Boston.

 Public Sale of Valuable Personalty Having decided to leave the State and having no further use for my property, I will sell at public sale, at my home at the Adams Landing Poultry Farm, 1 mile from Denton on the Greensboro road, commencing at 10 o’clock, rain or shine.  I am selling all my property, as … Continue reading Big Yard Sale at Adams Landing. Am moving to Boston.

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She did alight at Adams Landing

On MD 404 heading east to Rehoboth, near Denton you slow down for the speed trap then speed up again at the Choptank River bridge. You look downriver toward Denton and see five pleasure boats on the water, each well cargoed with human freight.   One is laden heavily with refreshments.  All of them launched at … Continue reading She did alight at Adams Landing

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Caroline’s other Colonel is not as Cool

They don’t like him or follow him.  So social media ignores him.  And history forgets him. How powerful they are! Caroline County has her Revolutionary War hero and Colonel Richardson High School Colonel Richardson Middle School Colonel Richardson’s tomb at Gilpin Point on the Choptank River Colonel Richardson Maryland State Historical Society marker  on MD … Continue reading Caroline’s other Colonel is not as Cool

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