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Hanover, VA 23069
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Bus Tour: Cornwallis Invades Virginia, Part II

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September 23, 2017

Dr. John Maass will guide us on a second bus tour following Lord Cornwallis’s invasion of Virginia during the southern campaign of the Revolutionary War.

Stops include:

~North Anna River

~Brown’s Ordinary (site)


~Ground Squirrel Bridge

~Dandridge’s Plantation

~Goochland Courthouse

~Elk Hill

~Point of Fork

This is part two in a series of three Revolutionary War bus tours in 2017. All tours include light breakfast at the Tavern and lunch. This tour depart from Hanover Tavern at 8:30 AM.

Dr. John Maass is a historian at the U.S. Army Center of Military History, Fort McNair, Washington, D.C. He received a BA in history from Washington & Lee University, an MA in U.S. history from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and a PhD in early U.S. history from the Ohio State University. He was an officer in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1987 to 1992.

He is the author of The Road to Yorktown: Jefferson, Lafayette and the British Invasion of Virginia (The History Press); North Carolina and the French and Indian War: The Spreading Flames of War (The History Press); and Defending a New Nation, 1783-1811 (U.S. Army Center of Military History).

Cost: $90 (Hanover Tavern Foundation members) $100 (general public)

Cost to attend both remaining tours, when purchased together: $170 (members) $190 (general public)

Call Tom Seabrook at 804-537-5050 ext. 21 or email tseabrook@hanovertavern.org today to reserve your spot.