Crownsville in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Count de Rochambeau’s
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the The Washington-Rochambeau Route series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1603.
Location. 39° 2.928′ N, 76° 36.876′ W. Marker is in Crownsville, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is on Generals Highway (Maryland Route 178) 0.3 miles south of Sunrise Beach Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crownsville MD 21032, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Baldwin (approx. half a mile away); Baldwin Memorial United Methodist Church (approx. one mile away); The Severn Crossroads Church Old Stage-Coach Road (approx. one mile away); Charles W. Baldwin Hall (approx. one mile away); Chapel of Ease (approx. 1.3 miles away); Anne Arundel Academy (approx. 1.4 miles away); Shipley's Choice (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crownsville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, Comte de Rochambeau. (Submitted on May 19, 2008, by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 3,630 times since then and 222 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 9, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 2. submitted on May 18, 2008, by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland. 3. submitted on October 9, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 18, 2008, by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.