Star-Spangled Banner National Historic TrailLocal Lore hails St. Michaels for "fooling the British" during the War of 1812 by using lanterns to misdirect gunfire high above the town. It is certain that this shipbuilding village successfully fended off two enemy assaults in 1813.
|Series||This marker is part of the Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail series|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 5:49am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 393991 N 4293877|
|Decimal Degrees||38.78726667, -76.22056667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 47.236', W 76° 13.234'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 47' 14.16" N, 76° 13' 14.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 418 Burns St, St Michaels MD 21663, US|
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