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Port Deposit is located on the north bank of the Susquehanna River near its discharge into the Chesapeake Bay. It has many Vacation Properties including many Condominimum Complexes. It was first discovered by Captian John Smith in 1608 . His was the first recorded European visit to the area, getting upriver from the Chesapeake Bay about 2 miles to the present location of Port Deposit. He named the rapids on the Susquehanna River which started just above Port Deposit as Smythe Fayles.
Many people do not know that Port Deposit was known for its Granite Quarries. This granite can be seen in many of the distinctive buildings in Port Deposit today. It's Granite was also used in many well known buildings throughout the East Coast such as Fort McHenry, Fort Delaware, Fort Carroll, U.S. Naval Academy, Haverford College, The Catholic University of America, the Boston Public Library and the U.S. Treasury Building.