Calvert, Maryland

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Calvert, Maryland
Unincorporated community
Calvert is located in Maryland
Calvert
Calvert
Location within the state of Maryland
Calvert is located in the US
Calvert
Calvert
Calvert (the US)
Coordinates: 39°42′01″N 75°58′57″W / 39.70028°N 75.98250°W / 39.70028; -75.98250Coordinates: 39°42′01″N 75°58′57″W / 39.70028°N 75.98250°W / 39.70028; -75.98250
CountryUnited States
StateMaryland
CountyCecil
Elevation456 ft (139 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code21911
Area code(s)410, 443, and 667
GNIS feature ID589876[1]

Calvert is an unincorporated community in Cecil County, Maryland, United States, about 6 miles east of Rising Sun.

History[edit]

The community was named for George Calvert, 1st Baron Baltimore.[2]

Attractions[edit]

The John Churchman House and Elisha Kirk House are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[3]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Calvert". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ 'Maryland Geography An Introduction,' James DiLisio, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland: 2014, p 15
  3. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  4. ^ Stanford University-Joseph Abraham Mendenhall papers-biographical sketch

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