Old Post Road - Count Rochambeau's Troops
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member geotrooperz-pp
N 39° 32.556 W 076° 06.101
18S E 405335 N 4377571
Quick Description: Historical Marker about Rochambeau's troops in Havre de Grace, MD
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 4/20/2012 11:39:11 AM
Waymark Code: WME8ZG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member trainbug
Views: 5

Long Description:
OLD POST ROAD
Established 1666
COUNT ROCHAMBEAU'S
troops camped here September 9, 1781 after having crossed the Susquehanna River on their way to the seige of Yourktown, Va.

Erected by
The Governor William Paca Chapter
D.A.R. Harford County, Maryland 1931.
Marker Type (optional): ----

County (required): Harford County

Location (required): East side of Lewis Lane, Havre de Grace, 100 ft north of Revolution Street

More info about the site/marker (optional):
A vertical crack from to bottom of the marker to the middle has been welded back together.


Website for more info (optional): Not listed

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