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

Rum Point

 
 
Rum Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, March 9, 2008
1. Rum Point Marker
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A landing on Mattawoman Creek used from December, 1861 to March, 1862 to unload supplies for a brigade of New Jersey troops encamped nearby.
 
Erected by Charles County Civil War Centennial Commission.
 
Location. 38° 32.206′ N, 77° 11.826′ W. Marker is in Marbury, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Chicamuxen Road (Maryland Route 224) and Stump Neck Road, on the right when traveling south on Chicamuxen Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. General Smallwood's Gravesite (approx. one mile away); General Joseph Hooker, U.S.A. (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rich Resources (approx. 1.7 miles away); Christian Temple Manor (approx. 1.7 miles away); Smallwood's Home (approx. 1.7 miles away); General Daniel E. Sickles, U.S.A. (approx. 3.1 miles away); Budds Ferry (approx. 3.3 miles away); Durham Parish (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marbury.
 
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Marker from a distance image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, March 9, 2008
2. Marker from a distance
   
    — Submitted March 9, 2008, by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland.

 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,171 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on December 19, 2016.
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