Near Benedict in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust and Maryland Highway Administration.
Location. 38° 31.938′ N, 76° 44.122′ W. Marker is near Benedict, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Prince Frederick Road (Maryland Route 231) and Teague's Point Road, on the right when traveling west on Prince Frederick Road. Touch for map. Marker is about 1 mile west of the Prince Frederick Bridge and the town of Benedict. Marker is in this post office area: Hughesville MD 20637, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Enemy Camp (approx. 2.6 miles away); Solid Ground (approx. 2.7 miles away); Camp Stanton (approx. 3.2 miles away); Benedict (approx. 3.2 miles away); The British are Coming (approx. 3½ miles away); a different marker Camp Stanton (approx. 3½ miles away); Alarming Sight (approx. 3.7 miles away); Brig Gen Leonard Covington (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benedict.
Also see . . . Maxwell Hall's Echoes of Williamsburg. 2007 Washington Post article by Nancy Trejos. (Submitted on February 17, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features • War of 1812 •
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