Lansdowne, MD Drowned in Quarry, May 1958

Drowns In Quarry

Also drowned yesterday was William Carpenter, 15 year old Baltimore boy who went under while swimming in a gravel quarry in Lansdowne, Baltimore County.

Police said Carpenter apparently tired as he swam across the quarry. A rescue attempt was made by one of two companions, Stephen Marris. The body was recovered in 25 feet of water by rescue squads from Arbutus and Brooklyn Park.

Salisbury Times, Salisbury, MD 21 May 1958