Jul 24, 2011

Bill could provide funding for Camp Security

(YDR) A bill introduced in Congress earlier this month could help save more land where historians believe a Revolutionary War prison camp once stood in Springettsbury Township.
The bill proposes $10 million annually for 10 years to acquire and protect nationally significant battlefields and associated sites of the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812.
Camp Security, which is off Locust Grove Road, has been nationally recognized twice as one of the most historically significant and endangered sites. Continued