Broad Creek Soapstone Quarries

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Whiteford, Maryland

Historic Document

Broad Creek Soapstone Quarries is located in Harford County, Maryland certified as a historic location on Monday May 12, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Manufacturing Facility, Extractive Facility. Broad Creek Soapstone Quarries was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Information Potential and its significance in Prehistoric.

Broad Creek Soapstone Quarries Information

Other Name: Orr Prehistoric Steatite Quarry Archeological Site
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Native American
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Broad Creek Soapstone Quarries Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 80
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Whiteford Historic Locations Harford County Historic Locations Maryland Historic Locations