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Bowling Green in Caroline County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Campaign of 1781

 
 
Campaign of 1781 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 1, 2010
1. Campaign of 1781 Marker
Inscription.  Lafayette, marching from Head of Elk, Maryland, to Richmond, camped here the night of April 27, 1781.
 
Erected 1936 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number ND-7.)
 
Location. 38° 3.06′ N, 77° 20.838′ W. Marker is in Bowling Green, Virginia, in Caroline County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 2) near Courthouse Lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bowling Green VA 22427, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Monument (a few steps from this marker); Caroline Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Caroline County, Virginia (a few steps from this marker); Caroline County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Town of Bowling Green (a few steps from this marker); Caroline County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 1864 Union Occupation of Bowling Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Star Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bowling Green.
 
Categories.
Campaign of 1781 Marker in Front of the Caroline County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 1, 2010
2. Campaign of 1781 Marker in Front of the Caroline County Courthouse
Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 3, 2008, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. This page has been viewed 1,026 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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