Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This Cannon Marks Rodgers Bastion
Erected 1914 by Erected by the National Star Spangled Banner Centennial Commission 1914.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 39° 17.395′ N, 76° 35.023′ W. Marker was in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker was on Patterson Park Avenue. Click for map. Marker is Near the Pagoda in Patterson Park. Marker was in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21224, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Show of Strength (a few steps from this marker); The Star-Spangled Banner Centennial Monument (a few steps from this marker); Patterson Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Prelude to War (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish American War Monument Recinoso (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Casimir Pulaski (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ferdinand Clairborne Latrobe (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
Also see . . . National Star-Spangled Banner Centennial. Baltimore, Maryland, September 6-13, 1914 (Submitted on December 18, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
1. Dedication Ceremony, Friday September 11th 1914
"11.30 A.M. PATTERSON PARK.
Unveiling of Memorial Cannon at "Rodgers' Bastion," Marking Site of the Headquarters of commodore John Rodgers, in Command of the Marine Forces Engaged in the Defense of Baltimore in 1814."
— Submitted December 17, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
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