Main British Encampment

Main British Encampment (HM6CM)

Location: Stillwater, NY 12170 Saratoga County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 0.127', W 73° 37.178'

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In marked contrast to the officers' marquees were hundreds of enlisted men's tents. The main British encampment of some 4,000 soldiers extended east of Balcarres Redoubt to beyond the crest of the rise in front of you and to your left.

Markers in the field before you correspond to the flags in the illustration and indicate the boundaries of a regimental camp. There were seven such regimental camps in this main encampment.
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HM NumberHM6CM
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Placed BySaratoga National Historic Park, National Park Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 3:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 612508 N 4761974
Decimal Degrees43.00211667, -73.61963333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 0.127', W 73° 37.178'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 0' 7.62" N, 73° 37' 10.68" W
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Area Code(s)518
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12511 Saratoga National Battlefield Rd, Stillwater NY 12170, US
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