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
Camps Nos. 10 and 41 of Rochambeau's Army is located in Connecticut
Camps Nos. 10 and 41 of Rochambeau's Army
Nearest city Newtown, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°24′52″N 73°18′09″W / 41.414568°N 73.302366°W / 41.414568; -73.302366Coordinates: 41°24′52″N 73°18′09″W / 41.414568°N 73.302366°W / 41.414568; -73.302366
Area 5 acres (2.0 ha)
Built 1781
MPS Rochambeau's Army in Connecticut, 1780-1782 MPS
NRHP Reference # 02000424[1]
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 National Park Service (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.