Camps Nos. 10 and 41 of Rochambeau's Army

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Camps Nos. 10 and 41 of Rochambeau's Army
NewtownCT HawleySchool RochambeauCampMarker.jpg
Historic marker about the Rochambeau camps, at Hawley School
Nearest city Newtown, Connecticut
Area 5 acres (2.0 ha)
Built 1781
MPS Rochambeau's Army in Connecticut, 1780-1782 MPS
NRHP Reference # 02000424[1][not in citation given]
Added to NRHP May 6, 2002

Camps Nos. 10 and 41 of Rochambeau's Army, also known as Site No. 97-87D, is an archeological site that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.[1]

It is located on the grounds of Hawley School, where a historic marker is placed.

It is along the march route taken by French commander Rochambeau's troops in 1781.

The listed site is 5-acre (2.0 ha) in area.[1]

It is listed for its information potential.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c Staff (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Bruce Clouette and Mary Harper (October 22, 2001). "National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Documentation: Rochambeau's Army in Connecticut, 1780-1782 MPS" (PDF). National Park Service.