Yorktown, Virginia 1781 Battle Map with Detailed Explanations


The Battle of Yorktown proved to be the final major battle of the American Revolution. Washington, along with the French, trapped the British and Cornwallis in Yorktown Virginia. After a three week siege, Cornwallis surrendered to Washington (Cornwallis sent his second-in-command to surrender and it was accepted by the American second-in-command) on 19 October 1781.

This map was also derived from information gained from a survey in the days following the surrender. Noted on this map is the field where the British laid down their arms. 

Result: American Victory

Created/Published: 1782

Dimensions (Width x Height): 18.8x26.6

Each map is printed using the finest materials and methods. Your map will be handled with white gloves from start to finish. We use the Giclee printing method on Hahnemuhle paper, which produces a clear, extremely detailed, durable map that is perfect to be proudly displayed in your home or office.

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