Related Program: Your Maryland "Christiana" By Lisa Morgan & Ric Cottom • Sep 21, 2017 Related Program: Your Maryland ShareTweetEmail Listen Listening... / 4:21 A story of escaped slaves from Maryland. In 1851, Maryland farmer Edward Gorsuch formed a posse and tried to retrieve some runaway slaves that had fled over the Pennsylvania border. It did not end well. Tags: Your MarylandWYPR FeaturesShareTweetEmail Related Content "The Defenders" By Lisa Morgan & Ric Cottom • Sep 14, 2017 In September, 1814, Baltimore and Fort McHenry withstand bombardment from the British. "Joshua Barney" By Lisa Morgan & Ric Cottom • Sep 7, 2017 On August 24, 1814, Joshua Barney and his troops fought the British at Bladensburg as they made their way to sack and burn Washington.