Lineboro, Maryland

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Lineboro, Maryland
Unincorporated community
Looking south on Main Street in Lineboro, Maryland
Looking south on Main Street in Lineboro, Maryland
Lineboro is located in Maryland
Lineboro
Lineboro
Lineboro is located in the US
Lineboro
Lineboro
Coordinates: 39°43′9.84″N 76°50′41.03″W / 39.7194000°N 76.8447306°W / 39.7194000; -76.8447306
Country United States
State Maryland
County Carroll
Elevation 689 ft (210 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code 21088
Area code(s) 410,443,667

Lineboro is an unincorporated community located in northeastern Carroll County, Maryland, in the United States. The community was named for its location on the Mason–Dixon line.

History[edit]

Much of the town was added to the National Register of Historic Places as the Lineboro Historic District in 1996.[1]

Lineboro was founded around 1721 by Jonathan Line. Later the railroad came to Lineboro and stopped at the Line farm. Today the Line house is still standing where Warner and Sons feed processing plant is located.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.

Coordinates: 39°43′9.84″N 76°50′41.03″W / 39.7194000°N 76.8447306°W / 39.7194000; -76.8447306