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New history tea debuts at Ellicott City's Tea on the Tiber
New history tea debuts at Ellicott City's Tea on the Tiber

If you’re a history buff but don’t fancy walking up and down Ellicott City’s hills, take note of the new literary (and stationary) tour at Tea on the Tiber. Now you can have a seat and a sweet in the charming teahouse while listening to stories of famous folks who passed through the mill town, such as H.L. Mencken, Washington Irving, Davy Crockett and Robert E. Lee. Even the Union soldiers encamped on the hill in 1862 had something to say about their time spent here: “By rugged hills and busy mills, over dams and rocks a splashing; From wooded plains, the rumbling trains, come ‘round the mountains dashing.” To hear the rest of the poem and the stories of...

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