Scotland in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Point Lookout Prisoner-of-War Camp
Location. 38° 4.41′ N, 76° 20.436′ W. Marker is in Scotland, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Maryland Route 5. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Confederate Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Scotland MD 20687, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Point Lookout Prison (here, next to this marker); Maryland and the Confederacy (here, next to this marker); "The Bean Pot" (a few steps from this marker); Point Lookout Prison Camp (within shouting distance of this marker); Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery (about Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Storm Blocks the Route to Freedom (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scotland.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 430 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 14, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 4. submitted on June 26, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.