Fort Washington - Branch-Miles, Nathania, and Thomas, Jane Taylor, and Babin Woods, Beverly

In 1809, Gen. George Washington directed the construction of a military post overlooking the Potomac River to protect the city of Washington from the British. Fort Warburton, as it was originally known, was destroyed in 1814 by its own commanding officer, who ordered the fort's destruction on the approach of the British fleet. A strong community ...

Fort Washington 2006, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738542065

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