Benedict in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1932 by “Charles Countians”.
Location. 38° 30.957′ N, 76° 40.822′ W. Marker is in Benedict, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Prince Frederick (Maryland Route 231) and Benedict Avenue-Mill Creek Road connector, on the right when traveling south on Prince Frederick. Touch for map. This marker is half a mile before (i.e. west of) the Patuxent River Bridge in a triangular parkway at the intersection--together with another marker that commemorates Camp Stanton. Marker is in this post office area: Benedict MD 20612, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Stanton (here, next to this marker); The British are Coming (approx. 0.4 miles away); Enemy Camp (approx. Solid Ground (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Stanton (approx. 0.8 miles away); British Vengeance (approx. one mile away); Maxwell Hall (approx. 3.2 miles away); St. Johnís Holiness Church (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benedict.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Military • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 9, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,528 times since then and 71 times this year. Last updated on March 7, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. Photos: 1. submitted on December 9, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on March 7, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.