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Marbury in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Smallwood's Home

 
 
Smallwood's Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, March 9, 2008
1. Smallwood's Home Marker
Inscription. One mile from here lived Gen. Wm. Smallwood, commander of the Maryland troops which saved Washington’s Army at Long Island. Governor of Maryland from 1785 to 1788. Washington visited here in 1786.
 
Erected 1932 by School Children of Charles County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 38° 33.236′ N, 77° 10.468′ W. Marker is in Marbury, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Chicamuxen Road (Maryland Route 224) and Sweden Point Road, on the right when traveling south on Chicamuxen Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2750 Sweden Point Road, Marbury MD 20658, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rich Resources (approx. 0.7 miles away); Christian Temple Manor (approx. 0.7 miles away); General Smallwood's Gravesite (approx. ¾ mile away); Rum Point (approx. 1.7 miles away); General Joseph Hooker, U.S.A. (approx. 2.9 miles away); Navy Railroad (approx. 3 miles away); Railroad at Naval Proving Ground (approx. 3 miles away); Araby (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marbury.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable BuildingsNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Smallwood's Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, March 9, 2008
2. Smallwood's Home Marker
Gravesite of General Smallwood. image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, March 9, 2008
3. Gravesite of General Smallwood.
Smallwood's Retreat, in the background, was the colonial home of General William Smallwood.
Smallwood's Retreat House image. Click for full size.
By Jacqui Chalifoux, May 13, 2008
4. Smallwood's Retreat House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,389 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland.   4. submitted on , by Jacqui Chalifoux of Welcome, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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