Shadow Point in Anne Arundel County MD


Shadow Point - Physical Feature (Cape) in Anne Arundel County

Shadow Point is a physical feature (cape) in Anne Arundel County. The primary coordinates for Shadow Point places it within the MD 21037 ZIP Code delivery area.

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Shadow Point - Maps, Driving Directions & Local Area Information

Feature Name: Shadow Point
Category: Maryland physical, cultural and historic features
Feature Type: Physical
Class: Cape
Description: Located along the north shore of the South River, 0.8 km (0.5 mi) southeast of the community of Edgewater and 6.4 km (4 mi) southwest of downtown Annapolis. (US-T121)
History: Originally named Poplar Point for the abundance of poplar trees in the area. The trees were timbered around 1900 and the land was converted to farmland. J B Semple bought the land in 1934 and named the cape portion "Shadow Point" because of the impressive long shadows cast by the large oak trees at sunset. (US-T121)
County: Anne Arundel County
Latitude: 38.9512235
Longitude: -76.5463506
GNIS ID: 587295
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Nearby Cities, Towns & CDPs

Edgewater, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Parole, MD (1.9 miles NNE)
Riva, MD (1.9 miles W)
Annapolis Neck CDP, MD (2.7 miles ESE)
Annapolis, MD (3.4 miles ENE)
Naval Academy CDP, MD (3.9 miles NE)
Highland Beach, MD (4.5 miles ESE)
Mayo, MD (4.7 miles SSE)
Crownsville, MD (6.1 miles NNW)
Arnold, MD (6.1 miles NNE)

Other Small Populated Places

Oakbluff, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Chestnut Hills, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Poplar Point, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Bywater Estates, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Eatons Landing, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Pine Whiff Beach, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Gingerville, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Donovans Pier, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Southdown Estates, MD (1.4 miles SW)
The Ridings, MD (1.4 miles E)

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