Near La Vale in Allegany County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Also Called “Camp at the Grove”
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • War, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the Braddock’s Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock series list.
Location. 39° 38.021′ N, 78° 49.819′ W. Marker is near La Vale, Maryland, in Allegany County. Marker is on Vocke Road (Maryland Route 53(658)) south of Exit 40 (Interstate 68). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cumberland MD 21502, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The La Vale Toll House (approx. 1.2 miles away); First Toll Gate House (approx. 1.2 miles away); The National Road (approx. 1.3 miles away); Picket Post No. 1 (approx. 2 miles away); Brady's Crossing (approx. 2.6 miles away); "Braddock's Road" (approx. 2.7 miles away); West Virginia (Mineral County) / Maryland (approx. 3.1 miles away in West Virginia); The First Iron Rails (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Vale.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 14, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,724 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on February 29, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.