Savage River Camp

Savage River Camp (HM2C9)

Location: Frostburg, MD 21532 Garrett County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 41.262', W 78° 58.325'

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General Braddock's 3rd camp on his march to Fort Duquesne June 16, 1755. The route, later known as the Old Braddock Road, passes to the southeast of the National Road. Captain Orme's diary says "we entirely demolished three wagons and shattered several" descending Savage Mountain.
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HM NumberHM2C9
Series This marker is part of the Braddock's Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock series
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Placed ByState Roads Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 12:18pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 673895 N 4395061
Decimal Degrees39.68770000, -78.97208333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 41.262', W 78° 58.325'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 41' 15.72" N, 78° 58' 19.50" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19657-19893 US-40 ALT, Frostburg MD 21532, US
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