Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail
—An Evolving Landscape —The 7.7 acres that comprise the landscape of Bostwick House provide a welcome respite of open space from the surrounding dense urban environment. The most prominent manmade feature of the land is the wide west lawn that is divided into four broad terraces leading up to the main house. The first three were constructed with the in 1746, and the upper-most terrace was added in the early 20th century as a part of major renovation.
|Series||This marker is part of the Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail series|
|Placed By||National Park Service US Department of Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 5:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 332337 N 4311618|
|Decimal Degrees||38.93748333, -76.93446667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 56.249', W 76° 56.068'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 56' 14.94" N, 76° 56' 4.08" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3901 48th St, Bladensburg MD 20710, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.