Benedict in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1932 by “Charles Countians”.
Location. 38° 30.957′ N, 76° 40.822′ W. Marker is in Benedict, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Prince Frederick (Maryland Route 231) and Benedict Avenue-Mill Creek Road connector, on the right when traveling south on Prince Frederick. Click for map. This marker is half a mile before (i.e. west of) the Patuxent River Bridge in a triangular parkway at the intersection--together with another marker that commemorates Camp Stanton. Marker is in this post office area: Benedict MD 20612, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Stanton (here, next to this marker); The British are Coming (approx. 0.4 miles away); Enemy Camp (approx. 0.6 miles away); Solid Ground (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Stanton (approx. British Vengeance (approx. one mile away); Maxwell Hall (approx. 3.2 miles away); St. Johnís Holiness Church (approx. 3.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Benedict.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Military • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 •
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