French Artillery Park

French Artillery Park (HM759)

Location: Yorktown, VA 23690 York County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 12.437', W 76° 31.662'

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This was an open field when the French wing established its ordinance depot. Here incoming cannon, howitzers, mortars, and their accouterments were made ready to move up to their siege line. Damaged pieces were brought back to the park for repairs.
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HM NumberHM759
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Placed ByColonial National Historical Park, National Park Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 1:27pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 364436 N 4118960
Decimal Degrees37.20728333, -76.52770000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 12.437', W 76° 31.662'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 12' 26.22" N, 76° 31' 39.72" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6644 Battlefield Tour Road, Yorktown VA 23690, US
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