Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
A Bold Plan
I therefore decided...to turn down the valley...to threaten Washington and if I find an opportunity—to take it.
Confederate Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early
Erected by Monocacy National Battlefield.
Location. 39° 22.033′ N, 77° 23.225′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Urbana Pike (Maryland Route 355) and Araby Church Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4801 Urbana Pike, Frederick MD 21704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Monocacy Battlefield (here, next to this marker); Gambrill Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Monocacy National Battlefield (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Monocacy National Battlefield (within shouting distance of this marker); Gambrill House (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Edgewood (within shouting distance of this marker); Retreat (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burning the Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
Also see . . . Monocacy National Battlefield. National Park Service (Submitted on June 7, 2017.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 7, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.