Continental Army Campsite in Wilmington

On the night of 4/5 September 1781, Continental Army troops on their way to Yorktown camped in Canby Park along the Mill Creek and on the slopes of Robinson Hill facing the Mill Creek of Richard Richardson’s Mill.

Units
Continental Army
Date
Direction
Destination
South
Yorktown, Virginia
Latitude
Longitude
39.734496
-75.58128944
Address
Zipcode
Canby Park; Maryland Ave
19805
City
State
Wilmington
DE
Phone Number