Piney Point in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
British Landing Prevented
July 17, 1776
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust & Maryland State Highway Administration.
Location. 38° 8.122′ N, 76° 29.878′ W. Marker is in Piney Point, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Piney Point Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is just beyond bridge at St. George's Island. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Piney Point MD 20674, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Military Influence (approx. 1.7 miles away); Potomac River Dory Boat (approx. 1.7 miles away); Piney Point Petroleum Terminal (approx. 1.7 miles away); Potomac River Military Testing (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lighthouse Keeper's Quarters Piney Point Lighthouse (approx. 1.7 miles away); Bay Lights (approx. 1.7 miles away); Natural Highways (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Piney Point.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary • Waterways & Vessels •
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 946 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.