Dundalk in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle Ground Methodist Episcopal Church
Sons of America of Maryland,
In the year of the
National Star-Spangled Banner Centennial
This building, known as the
Battle Ground Methodist Episcopal Church,
was occupied by General Stricker,
the night preceding the Battle of North Point
was used as a hospital by both armies,
during and after the battle
September 12, 1814.
Erected 1914 by Patriotic Order Sons of America of Maryland.
Location. 39° 16.912′ N, 76° 29.573′ W. Marker is in Dundalk, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is at the intersection of North Point Road and Robinson Avenue, on the right when traveling west on North Point Road. Touch for map. This monument is directly behind the parking lot of the Galilee Baptist Church in an open field. Marker can be seen briefly from the road, but there is no shoulder, so parking at the church is your best option. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2440 North Point Road, Dundalk MD 21222, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Proud of Our Stand (approx. 0.3 miles away); Witness to Battle (approx. 0.3 miles away); Squeeze Tactic Delay Tactic (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hitting Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); To Honor the Heroes (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Proud of Our Stand (approx. half a mile away); At Patapsco Neck (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dundalk.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of North Point. Wikipedia (Submitted on February 10, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. “Battle Ground” Methodist-Episcopal Church Site. Defenders' Dozen, by Curtis Carroll Davis, Adapted for the Web by Clarke Daniel Bowers. (Submitted on March 8, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
3. Bread & Cheese Creek Battle Monument - 1914 - Opposite 2400 Old North Point Road. (PDF) Maryland Inventory of Historic Places. (Submitted on March 8, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 10, 2011, by Bob Marshall of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,217 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 10, 2011, by Bob Marshall of Baltimore, Maryland. 3, 4. submitted on March 8, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 5. submitted on May 27, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.