Stone house in 2013
|Location||Landing Lane, Elkton, Maryland|
|Area||0.8 acres (0.32 ha)|
|NRHP Reference #||84001596|
|Added to NRHP||September 7, 1984|
It is a two story, fieldstone dwelling, three bays wide by two bays deep, with a gable roof dating to about 1780. Its interior features a corner fireplace in its northeast corner as well as a full basement. Interior doors and chair rail moldings in most of the rooms may also be original to the house.
The property on which the house is located was part of an early settlement of Swedish and Finnish immigrants. Elk Landing was the home, trading post and base of operations of the Swedish-American trader, John Hansson Steelman (1655–1749) who occupied the site from 1693. Steelman traded with the Indians of South Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland exchanging small items of housewares for animal pelts. Steelman's establishment was a trading post until about 1739 when the Shawnee moved westward into the Ohio and Allegheny River Valleys. Archeological excavations have discovered the remains of the original long house of John Hanson Steelman. The site is north of and adjacent to the stone house. 
The site of Elk Landing is significant for its association with trade between the Scandinavian settlers and the Susquehannock, as well as with the history of early Swedish settlement in Maryland. Elk Landing was also the site of the arrival of the Lutheran priests, Andreas Rudman and Erik Bjork, who landed on June 24, 1697 to renew the work of the Church of Sweden started in the former New Sweden colony.   
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Richard H. Hulan and Peter Craig (July 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Elk Landing" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01.
- Hans Månsson and his Steelman Family (Dr. Peter Stebbins Craig. "Swedish Colonial News", Volume 1, Number 10. Fall 1994)
- "Elk Landing (John Hanson Steelman House" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places. Retrieved October 11, 2015.
- Elk Landing to be Restored ("Swedish Colonial News" Volume 2, Number 2 Summer 2000)
- Lutherans Bjork and Rudman Came to Delaware Finns (Christianity.com)
- "Rudman, Anders". Christian Cyclopedia. Retrieved October 11, 2015.
- "Björk, Eric Tobias". Christian Cyclopedia. Retrieved October 11, 2015.
- Benson, Adolph B.; Naboth Hedin (1938) Swedes in America, 1638–1938 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press) ISBN 978-0-8383-0326-9
- Louhi, E. A. (1925) The Delaware Finns or The First Permanent Settlements in Pennsylvania, Delaware, West New Jersey, and Eastern Part of Maryland (New York City: The Humanity Press Publishers)
- Weslager, C. A. (1988) New Sweden on the Delaware 1638–1655 (The Middle Atlantic Press, Wilmington) ISBN 0-912608-65-X
- Maryland Historical Trust, Cecil Elk Landing, Cecil County,
- The Historic Elk Landing Foundation
- Birth of American Frontier Culture, Swedes and Finns
- John Hansson Steelman Monument
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