Oxford Tree-Ring Laboratory - Maryland
(a) Main House Felling Date: Summer 1746
Brace (1/1) 1745 (C). Individual sample 1678-1745 (oak) bosw1 (t =7.28 MTVx3; 6.63 VA2011; 6.39 PIEDMO).
Bostwick Hall is being used as a study building for students taking the
HISP 655 American Vernacular Architecture and Documentation course as part
of the Graduate Program in Historic Preservation at the University of
Maryland’s School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. To allow as
many students as possible to see the entire dendrochronological process
being undertaken, it is planned to take one sample each time the course is
offered. As more samples are taken, this interim report will be updated to
show any new findings. A final report will be produced once six to ten
samples have been collected, the normal amount required for a complete
Please contact Michael Worthington at firstname.lastname@example.org to make sure you are using the most up-to-date interim report.
Worthington, M J and Seiter, J I 2012 The Tree-Ring Dating of Bostwick Hall, 3901 48th Street, Bladensburg, Prince George's County, Maryland, unpublished Oxford Tree-Ring Laboratory archive report 2012/11
Link to Historic American Buildings Survey site for this building here.
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