Tag: Montgomery County MD

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Visit the Ruins of Seneca Quarry (Yes, Real Ruins!)

If you've read GoDCer Garrett Peck's book, then you're familiar with Seneca Quarry and the important role it played in the building growth of our...
map of Rockville in 1879

Map of Rockville in 1879

We are very much obsessed with old maps. I think it's safe to say that the bulk of you are as well. And here...

1878 Map of Bethesda District

This is a great one. We finally dug up a few good maps of the surrounding area, outside the District line. This shows Bethesda...
Rockville, Maryland

Why Is It Named Montgomery County?

Some GoDCers (probably quite a few) live just across the District line in Montgomery County. But, how many of you know the etymology of...