Ellicott City


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Ellicott City,

village (1990 pop. 41,396), seat of Howard co., in Baltimore and Howard cos., central Md., on the Patapsco River; settled 1774 as Ellicott Mills, inc. and renamed 1867, reverted to uninc. status 1935. The community grew up around the Ellicott flour mills, and became a trade and manufacturing center in an agricultural area; it is now a retail antiques center. The exterior of the landmark stone Baltimore & Ohio station has changed little since the first horse-cars were hauled here from Baltimore on May 24, 1830; the station is now a museum. Doughoregan Manor (c.1735–1745) was the home of Charles CarrollCarroll, Charles,
1737–1832, political leader in the American Revolution, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. Annapolis, Md. After completing his education in France and England, he returned home (1765) and his father gave him a large estate near Frederick, Md.
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 of Carrollton, the only Catholic to sign the Declaration of Independence. Other notable sights include the Log Cabin (c.1780) and Angelo Cottage (c.1831). Patapsco State Park is nearby.
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As part of the transaction, Howard Bancorp, the parent of Howard Bank, will relocate its corporate headquarters from Ellicott City, Maryland, to First Mariner's headquarters in Baltimore City, Maryland.
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Historic Ellicott City changed from an enchanting town into a horrifying flood scene in a matter of moments as heavy rains created rushing floodwaters several feet high on July 30.
The equivalent of a month's worth of rain fell in Ellicott City, Maryland, Saturday evening over the course of two hours, killing two people and leaving behind what city officials estimated Monday to be of millions of dollars' worth of damage.
Founded by Ian Gallanar in 2002, CSC began as a summer theatre operating out of PFI Historic Park in Ellicott City, Md.
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Police received a call at around midnight that the eastbound CSX train had come off the tracks in downtown Ellicott City, with 21 of its 80 cars derailing.
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