Belvoir (Scott's Plantation)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member _dadgad
N 39° 01.128 W 076° 35.033
18S E 362881 N 4320056
Quick Description: A camp for French troops on the way to Yorktown in 1781
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 3/27/2006 9:25:19 AM
Waymark Code: WM9GM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member _dadgad
Views: 41

Long Description:
(Scott's Plantation)

French troops under Count de Rochambeau made their 36th camp here
September 16-17, 1781, en route to Yorktown, Virginia. Most of the
troops embarked from Annapolis, but the artillery marched to
Georgetown to cross the Potomac River.

Maryland Historical Society
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County (required): Anne Arundel County

Location (required): On MD 178 between Crownsville and Annapolis

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