Star-Spangled Banner Historic Trail
— War of 1812 —On the night of August 13, 300 British troops marched towards Queenstown where a large American militia force was said to be encamped. The cornfields provided a perfect cover for a picket guard of 20 Queen Anne's County Maryland militia troops watching for the advancing British Army at Slippery Hill Farm.
|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||Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at 1:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 397598 N 4313616|
|Decimal Degrees||38.96553333, -76.18198333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 57.932', W 76° 10.919'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 57' 55.92" N, 76° 10' 55.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5701 MD-18, Grasonville MD 21638, US|
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