Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail
— War of 1812 —British warships blockaded the mouth of the Patuxent River after the Chesapeake Flotilla and Royal Navy skirmished off Cedar Point to the south June 1, 1814. Drum Point to the north served as a major British anchorage. The British made mischief in the vicinity—-attacking the Sewall property at Cedar Point, the Somervell property on Point Patience, and other sites.
|Series||This marker is part of the Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail series|
|Placed By||National Park Service-United States Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, February 28th, 2015 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 373055 N 4242336|
|Decimal Degrees||38.32016667, -76.45218333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 19.21', W 76° 27.131'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 19' 12.6" N, 76° 27' 7.86" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||410, 443|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Farren Ave, Solomons MD 20688, US|
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