Taylors Island in Dorchester County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of the Ice Mound
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust, Maryland State Highway Administration.
Location. 38° 28.175′ N, 76° 17.634′ W. Marker is in Taylors Island, Maryland, in Dorchester County. Marker is on Taylors Island Road (Maryland Route 16) 1.1 miles west of Smithville Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is about 100 feet west of the Taylors Island bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Taylors Island MD 21669, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Becky Phipps (within shouting distance of this marker); Trapped (within shouting distance of this marker); First School House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Chapel of Ease Old Trinity Episcopal Church New Revived Church-Family & Faith Connections (approx. 1.1 miles away); Bethlehem Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 1.5 miles away); Malone's Church-Ties that Bind (approx. 4.4 miles away); Madison-Preparing for Freedom (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Taylors Island.
Regarding Battle of the Ice Mound. Another marker for the "Becky Phipps" is located behind the cannon.
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