The Garrett County that may have been

Did you know that Garrett County could have been about 3 times larger? If the boundaries orignally set forth for Maryland had been followed, the northern border would have been north of Philadelphia, the southern border about 50 miles further south and the western one almost 10 miles to the west!

In this presentation, I take you through how Maryland’s borders were shrunk by a rainstorm and those scheming Penns.

You can download the presentation with active links.

Or watch a narrated version on Youtube.

Published by Narrows Hill

Explore and connect with where you live. Some mapping, history and community service organization stuff related to Garrett County, Deep Creek Lake and the surrounding area. I'm Chris - welcome to my online attic!

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