Campsite of Lauzun’s Legion, French Wagon Train and Artillery at Cummings Tavern
1195 Tome Highway
Woodlawn, MD 21904
Units: Lauzun's Legion, Wagon Train and artillery
Destination: Gloucester Courthouse, Virginia (hussars of Lauzun's Legion) and Yorktown, Virginia (Wagon Train and artillery)
Date: September 9/10, 1781
Public Access: 1
Cummings Tavern was the site of the September 9/10, 1781, encampment of Rochambeau’s Wagon Train which took a detour to cross the Susquehanna at Bald Friar’s Ford. Today there a marker on the site along Maryland Route 276 north of Dr. Jack Road; the tavern itself is a private residence.