March to Yorktown:
2006 Route

Camp: March Date:
Head of Elk (Elkton) MD
Sept 7th March to Head of Elk (Elkton) MD

September 7, Thursday
5.4 miles
.0 Right out of drive on Old Baltimore Pike-281 W
1.9 DE/MD border – Road becomes Red Hill road – RT 281
Red Hill Road becomes E. Main St then W Main St.
3.9 Left on Delaware
4.0 Right on Howard Street – Rt 213
4.3 Stop sign. Continue on Howard to End.
Turn right on S. Bridge Street and make first left on to Main Street – RT 7
Continue for two blocks to Landing Lane. TURN LEFT
5.1 Cross over Highway. Straight
5.4 Straight through Stop sign to Elkton Landing. Hollingsworth Mansion
Camp at Elkton Landing
Plum Point—Probable debarkation Point, (Today’s Charleston)

Cummings Tavern, Lower Ferry, (Perryville), MD

Sept 8th March to Rogers Tavern, (Perryville)

September 8, Friday
13.8 miles
.0 Leave landing.
Left on Rt 40 –West Pulaski Highway (Begin walking)
.7 Left on Rt 7 W E. Old Philadelphia Road(Country)
5.6 Old Phil. Road become’s Cecil Ave.
After passing through town of North East –Cecil Ave. becomes W. Old Philadelphia Ave.
6.1 Underpass-Clearance is 12’ 6”
10.6 Left on RT 40 – Pulaski Highway
11. Left at light on to Principo Furnace Rd. - RT 7
13.1 In center of Perryville Principo Furnace Rd becomes Broad St – Rt 7
13.8 Rogers Tavern
Camp at Susquehanna River Lockhouse

Bush Town, MD (or Hartford) Now Bush, MD

Sept 9th March to Bush Town (Bush)

September 9, Saturday
12.2 miles
.0 Take Erie back to Juanita
Left on Juanita – Go 13 blocks to
.9 Right on Revolution St. (Old Post Road) – RT 7
2.0 Left on 40 W – Pulaski Highway
Become’s South Philadelphia Blvd
Near Aberdeen Proving Ground on left look for
Old Philadelphia Road on left. – Rt 7
Road crosses over New Philadelphia Blvd
Continue straight across on Old Philadelphia Rd – RT 7
(Junction of Calvary Road. Center of Bush)
12.3 + Rochambeau Marker.
Camp on French Army Camp Site
White Marsh, MD
Sept 10th March to White Marsh

September 10, Sunday
11.5 miles
.0 South on Philadelphia Road – RT 7
11.3 Left on Ebenezeer Road
11.5 Rochambeau marker on left side of road.
Camp at Jerusalem Mill.
Baltimore, MD
Sept 11th-12th March to Baltimore

September 11, Monday
13.4 miles
.0 From marker return to Rt 7
.2 RT 7 south – Turn left
5.0 Intersection of 588 –Golden Ring Road
7.3 Merge with RT 40 W – Follow RT 40 Pulaski Hwy
10. Pulaski becomes Orleans St. – RT 40 at Junction of Elmwood Ave.
12.2 Orleans becomes Franklin – RT 40 - at junction of St Paul’s Place
12.3 Left on Cathedral
12.7 Cathedral becomes Liberty
Liberty becomes N. Hopkins Place
Right on Lombard
13.4 Left on S. Howard.
13.5 Arrive Camden Yards
Camp at Fort McHenry
Waterloo, MD
Sept 13th March to Spurrier's Tavern (Waterloo)

September 12, 13, Tuesday & Wednesday
12.3 miles
.0 From corner of Green and Washington. Follow Washington (Left)
Rt 1 – Alt 295
.2 Junction Martin Luther King Blvd. –Straight across
.5 Slight left at junction of Cross Street.
.9 Mount Claire Mansion Park on right
1.0 Junction Carroll Street. Straight
1.6 Camp Carroll Park Gulf Course on right. Rt 95 exit.
Straight on Washington Blvd.
4.2 Left on Old Washington Blvd. Bear right up hill
4.6 Merge w/ new Washington Blvd.
6.6 Patasco State Park on right
7.2 Left on Old Washington Road. ( Elkridge Landing)
8.5 Merge with new Washington Blvd.
10.1 Junction RT 100 to Glen Burnie
12.1 Waterloo Police Station – Rochambeau Camp marker
Spurrier’s Tavern. Actual site is across road at next light—Holiday Inn grounds.
12.3 Junction 175. – Holiday Inn
No camp identified.
Millersville, MD
Sept 14th March to Scott’s House

September 14, Thursday
16.8 miles
.0 At Intersection of RT 175 & Washington Blvd. turn LEFT
Onto Rt 175 – Waterloo Road
Waterloo Road becomes Jessup Road at County Line
Junction of Rt 170 Jessup Road becomes Annapolis Road
11.4 At junction of Rt 175 –Annapolis Road and RT 3 go straight to Millersville Road
Junction of Waterbury Road bear left on Millersville Road.
13. Right on Generals Highway –Severn Crossroads Church
14.9 Sun Rise Tavern
15.5 Left on Rt 178 _ Generals Highway to Annapolis
17.8 Scott’s House – Belvior - French Camp (Sept 16-17)
Camp at Scott’s House – Belvoir
Annapolis, MD
Sept 15th March to Annapolis

September 15, Friday --16,17 Saturday, Sunday
Abt. 6 miles
.0 Left on Rt 178 –Generals Highway
3.1 Rt 178 becomes Rt 450 E – West Street – Stay straight
3.3 Junction Jennifer Road – Straight
Abt 6.
Camp at St. Johns Campus?
Bowie, MD
Sept 16th March to Bowie

September 19, Tuesday
13 miles
.0 Left out of Sacred Heart Church on 450 W – Annapolis Road
2. Junction 197- Straight
2.8 Ignore detour—straight
4.7 Junction 193 –straight
6.0 Bear right on 450 Annapolis Road
8.5 Enter Carrolton
12.2 Enter Bladensburg
13. 3 River side park area.
No camp identified

Blandensburg, MD
Sept 17th-19th March to Bladensburg

We will meet the Marchers at Eastern Avenue (DC line) and Rhode Island Avenue, NE at 9:00 am on Wednesday the 20th of September. Event of passing lantern (Lighting Freedoms Flame) and greetings. Continue southwest on Rhode Island Avenue. Turn right on Florida Ave (old boundary road). Stop at 7th street and Florida Avenue NW.

Lunch at Howard University as guest of Dean Jim Donaldson of the Department of Arts and Science. Return to Florida and 7th street.

Continue on Florida Ave. to 9th street. Turn right one block and left onto V street. Turn right again into Florida Ave and follow it all the way to Massachusetts Ave.

Stop at Anderson House, Headquarters of The Society of Cincinnatti. Return to P street and Florida Ave as it becomes 23rd street. Continue west on P street to ford Rock Creek. Continue on P street to first left at Mill road around Rose Park to 27th street. continue south on 27th street to Olive street. Turn right on Olive one block to 28th street. Turn left on 28th street to M street. Right on M street. Go west 2 1/2 blocks to The Old Stone House where there will be an interpretive program. Continue west on M street to Key Bridge. Stop at Forrest Marbury House (3360 M) at 34th & M streets.

Spend the night at Halcyon House, 3400 Prospect street  (1 block north from 34th & M).

-:|As of 8/21/2006|:-
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