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Bowling Green in Caroline County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Campaign of 1781

 
 
Campaign of 1781 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 1, 2010
1. Campaign of 1781 Marker
Inscription. Lafayette, marching from Head of Elk, Maryland, to Richmond, camped here the night of April 27, 1781.
 
Erected 1936 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number ND-7.)
 
Location. 38° 3.06′ N, 77° 20.838′ W. Marker is in Bowling Green, Virginia, in Caroline County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 2) near Courthouse Lane. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bowling Green VA 22427, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Monument (a few steps from this marker); Caroline Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Caroline County, Virginia (a few steps from this marker); Caroline County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Caroline County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Star Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); John Cephas (approx. 0.3 miles away); Milford Station (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bowling Green.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable EventsNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Campaign of 1781 Marker in Front of the Caroline County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 1, 2010
2. Campaign of 1781 Marker in Front of the Caroline County Courthouse
 
 
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