Battle of Bladensburg
— Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail —The War of 1812 raged on land and sea, touching every border of the young nation. On August 24, 1814, after two years at war, the Americans faced the British here at Bladensburg.
|Series||This marker is part of the Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail series|
|Placed By||The National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 12:41am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 331588 N 4311700|
|Decimal Degrees||38.93808333, -76.94311667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 56.285', W 76° 56.587'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 56' 17.1" N, 76° 56' 35.22" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 240|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6387-6399 Anacostia Tributary Trail System, Brentwood MD 20722, US|
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