Havre de Grace in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail
In this raid Hughes' losses included five 24-pound cannon in a battery meant to protect the ironworks and twenty-eight 32-pounders ready to be shipped. He never financially recovered.
The same day the British invaded Havre de Grace, they destroyed Principio Iron Foundry
Gerry Embleton, Courtesy of the National Park Service
Marker series. This marker is included in the Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 39° 32.421′ N, 76° 5.09′ W. Marker is in Havre de Grace, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker can be reached from Commerce Street. Click for map. Marker is near the Concord Point Lighthouse on the Havre de Grace Promenade. Marker is in this post office area: Havre de Grace MD 21078, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. President William J. Clinton (a few steps from this marker); British Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); Susquehanna River/Chesapeake Bay (within John O'Neill (within shouting distance of this marker); Concord Point Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Keeper of the Light (within shouting distance of this marker); Havre de Grace (within shouting distance of this marker); Dangerous Waters (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Havre de Grace.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
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