1814-1914This cannon marks Rodgers Bastion which formed part of a chain of fortifications extending from the river front to and beyond the site of the present Johns Hopkins Hospital, manned in part by an auxiliary naval force, under immediate command of Commodore John Rodgers. These, with other troops, amounting in all to some 12000 men, with 100 guns were under General Samuel Smith, Commander-in-Chief of all forces in the field.
|Placed By||Erected by the National Star Spangled Banner Centennial Commission 1914|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 11:22pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 363421 N 4350145|
|Decimal Degrees||39.28991667, -76.58371667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 17.395', W 76° 35.023'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 17' 23.70" N, 76° 35' 1.38" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-199 S Patterson Park Ave, Baltimore MD 21224, US|
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