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Near Street in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“Indian Spring”

 
 
"INDIAN SPRING" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 24, 2007
1. "INDIAN SPRING" Marker
Inscription. Count de Rochambeauís heavy artillery and baggage train camped near this point September 10, 1781. After fording the Susquehanna River at Bald Friar they proceeded to Bush to join the main troops.
 
Erected by the Maryland Historical Trust and the Maryland State Highway Administration.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Washington-Rochambeau Route marker series.
 
Location. 39° 36.625′ N, 76° 15.613′ W. Marker is near Street, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker is on Priestford Road (Route 136) south of Trappe Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Street MD 21154, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capt. Angus Greme (approx. half a mile away); Joesting - Gorsuch House (approx. 1.8 miles away); Deer Creek Harmony Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.2 miles away); Church of the Holy Trinity (approx. 3.5 miles away); Churchville Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.6 miles away); Churchville (approx. 3.6 miles away); Prospect School (approx. 3.8 miles away); Keziah's Diary (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Street.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Unique Farm Buildings image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 4, 2007
2. Unique Farm Buildings
Indian Spring Farm was one of the largest farm operations in Maryland. It contains several brick barns.
Indian Spring Farm image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 4, 2007
3. Indian Spring Farm
Dwelling is now abandoned.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 3,458 times since then and 180 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on July 4, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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