Gateway to YorktownThis British redoubt is the sole original earthwork remaining from the siege of Yorktown - but it never came under fire. Cornwallis pulled back to Yorktown from this key defensive position on the night of September 30, 1781, and opened Yorktown's only land approach to the besieging Allied armies.
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|Placed By||Colonial National Historical Park, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 5:50pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 365797 N 4121263|
|Decimal Degrees||37.22823333, -76.51278333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 13.694', W 76° 30.767'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 13' 41.64" N, 76° 30' 46.02" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3559-3671 Historical Tour Dr, Yorktown VA 23690, US|
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