French Wagon Train Campsite at Indian Spring

Indian Spring on Maryland 136, was the site of Rochambeau’s Wagon Train encampment on September 10, 1781. The next day the Wagons continued south on Maryland 136 towards Bush and Baltimore. The hussars of Lauzun’s Legion of Lauzun’s Legion camped a few miles north at Poplar Springs after they had crossed the Susquehanna River.

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French Wagon Train
Date
Direction
Destination
South
Yorktown, Virginia
Latitude
Longitude
39.61042
-76.26021
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Darlington
MD
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