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Washburn's Boat Yard                    410-326-6701    Fax: 410-326-4816
owell Road                                        P.O. Box 1169    Solomons, Maryland  20688 


Washburn's Boat Yard is located on the Patuxent River close to the Chesapeake Bay in Solomons, Maryland. It is on Dowell Road off of State Route 2-4, 20 miles south of Prince Frederick. The community was named for Isaac Solomon, landowner who built a cannery here.

The latitude of Solomons is 38.318N. The longitude is -76.454W. It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 0 feet. The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,536.


By Land

From Washington, D.C. - Take State Route 4 east from the Washington Beltway to State Route 2-4 to Solomons, slight left on Dowell Road.

From Baltimore - Take Interstate 97 south from the Baltimore Beltway, to State Route 3 and U.S. Route 301 south to State Route 4. Continue south/east to State Route 2-4 to Solomons, slight left on Dowell Road.

You can also take I-97 south to the Aris T. Allen Boulevard exit (Route 665), then follow signs for Solomons Island, Route 2 South. Go south on Route 2, following signs for Prince Frederick. Route 2 will join with Route 4 - make a left from Route 2 onto Route 2-4 south. Follow Route 2-4 south/east to Solomons slight left on Dowell Road.

From Richmond - Take U.S. route 301 north into Maryland, then State Route 234 east to State Route 5, south on State Route 5 passing Leonardtown, left on State Route 4 across the Thomas Johnson Bridge (lower Patuxent River Bridge) to State Route 2 at east end of the bridge slight right on Dowell Road.

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