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"British military post" Top 5 Page for this destination Williamsburg Off The Beaten Path Tip by matcrazy1

Williamsburg Off The Beaten Path: 49 reviews and 56 photos

by matcrazy1

There are such wooden structures, as on my picture, decorated with British flags put around colonial Williamsburg. Unfortunately there is no information what is that at place.

It is military post of British colonial army which resided in Williamsburg until 1775 when it was replaced by first Williamsburg militia, then regular U.S. army. British Royal troops put up such posts along main routes during the Revolutionary War (1775 - 1783).

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  • Updated Dec 26, 2004
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