"Colton's Point - Birth Place of Maryland" Coltons Point by littlesam1
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Although St. Mary's City is considered Marylands oldest city, Colton's Point in St. Mary's County is the true birth place of Maryland. The original colonist came on the ships The Ark and The Dove to set up a Catholic colony and landed on St. Clements Island just off the shore at Coltons Point. Take Maryland Route 242 to the end of the route in Colton's Point to trace the foot steps of Maryland's founders.
For a really pleasant day allow yourself some time to explore the island. There are picnic tables provided if you want... more travel advice
When you reach the island the river taxi lands at a small pier that leads you to a path on the island. Follow the path... more travel advice
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