American, and French Army Campsites 30 (south), and 24 (north), at Head of Elk

Location

205-207 W Main St.
Elkton, MD 21921

Who?:  French and American
Units:  The allied army is encamped waiting for transports to take them to Virginia
Direction:  South
Destination:  Yorktown, Virginia
Date:  September 7-9, 1781
Public Access:  No
Phone Number:  

The entire complement of the Allied Army camped just south of Hollingsworth Tavern. The tavern had served as Washington’s headquarters on August 25, 1777.