Bowman House (Boonsboro, Maryland)

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Bowman House
Bowman House, Boonsboro.jpg
Bowman House (Boonsboro, Maryland) is located in Maryland
Bowman House (Boonsboro, Maryland)
Location 323 N. Main St., Boonsboro, Maryland
Coordinates 39°30′42.27″N 77°39′17.88″W / 39.5117417°N 77.6549667°W / 39.5117417; -77.6549667Coordinates: 39°30′42.27″N 77°39′17.88″W / 39.5117417°N 77.6549667°W / 39.5117417; -77.6549667
Area less than one acre
Built 1826 (1826)
NRHP Reference # 77000702[1]
Added to NRHP April 29, 1977

The Bowman House is a log house in Boonsboro, Maryland, United States, typical of those built in the area in the early 19th century. It and its immediate grounds housed the "Boonsboro Pottery" from 1868, owned by John E. Bowman. The pottery closed by 1908, succumbing to mass-produced materials. The building is now the headquarters of the Boonsboro Historical Society.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1]


  1. ^ a b Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ unknown (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Bowman House" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01. 

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