The Historic Landscape of Caroline County

We identified the locations of canneries, factories, and machines shopes in the Choptank River Heritage area primarily by georeferencing the 1875 Isler and 1897 Saulsbury maps of Caroline County

Below the map are lists of identified canneries and factories which appear in the map.

See the larger map of Canneries and Factories in the Historic Landscape of Caroline County, Maryland with historical and imagery basemaps.

 


 

See our Choptank River Heritage Sites Research map application for the geographic locations of all documented sites.  These sites can be viewed over a variety of topographic, satellite and aerial imagery, and historic basemaps.

Many of the historic sites are described in detail here in the CCHS web site.  Use the website search box above to find pages and posts for sites by name.

Name Earliest Documented Latest Documented Lat Lon
N.B. Messenger Cannery 1897 -75.77 38.69
T.L. Day Basket Factory 1897 -75.89 38.95
Saulsbury Bros. 1897 -75.89 38.94
Cannery 1897 -75.85 38.83
Cannery 1897 -75.91 38.83
Cannery 1897 -75.79 38.80
Cannery 1897 -75.82 38.77
Cannery 1897 -75.82 38.77
Cannery 1897 -75.93 38.76
Cannery 1897 -75.90 38.71
Cannery 1897 -75.84 38.89
Cannery 1897 -75.94 38.92
Cannery 1897 -75.89 38.95
Canning House 1875 -75.80 38.98
Canning House 1897 -75.91 38.71
E.T. Dove Cannery 1897 -75.78 38.70
Factory 1875 -75.77 38.70
Factory 1875 -75.77 38.69
G.H. George & Co. Cannery 1897 -75.75 39.11
J.H. Bernard Cannery 1897 -75.82 38.98