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Parks tour beckons true baseball fans

...a game at Camden Yards, I took a water taxi out to Fort McHenry in the Chesapeake Bay to tour the site where Francis...all-night fusillade by English ships. The heroics at Fort McHenry inspired Key to write the ode that became the national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-03-21/parks-tour-beckons-true-baseball-fa
Star-Spangled Banner being restored

...British attack on Baltimore's Fort McHenry in 1814. In the 185 years since...Key witnessed the bombardment of Fort McHenry beginning on the morning of Sept...bombardment as in story of Key. The Fort McHenry flag, which originally measured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/18/tec_279987.shtml
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White House has first cybercast

...Institution to help meet the $18 million cost of preserving and providing a new protective case for the flag that flew over Fort McHenry in the War of 1812 and inspired the national anthem. Bailyn's remarks at the evening event centered on the importance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/12/tec_222358.shtml
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...So, yes, it would be hard to get it changed.) The song was written by Francis Scott Key during the bombardment of Fort McHenry on Sept. 13, 1814. He watched the bombardment raining 1,500 shells from British guns, each weighing 220 pounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/10/met_217299.shtml
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Bill creates War of 1812 panel

...in northern areas of the state. "The same naval and military forces that burned Washington, D.C., and attacked Fort McHenry, inspiring Francis Scott Key to write the poem that became known as the Star-Spangled Banner, also invaded Cumberland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/23/met_58818.shtml
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O say, can you sing along?

...Francis Scott Key during the War of 1812. On the night of Sept. 13, 1814, he watched as the British navy attacked Fort McHenry. When dawn came, Key expected to find Baltimore in British control but instead saw the battered American flag still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/18/met_46748.shtml
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Day-trippers urged to see the sights in Baltimore

...can see (Interstate) 95 out there and you see can Fort McHenry and you can see all the things you might want to go...attractions include stores and bars of Fells Point and Fort McHenry, a national park and a national monument and historic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/02/liv_414242.shtml
Life & style
Fort Sumter has preservation woes

...wrapped around the Washington Monument as crews labor on its $9 million restoration. A few miles up the coast, at Fort McHenry, where the American defense of Baltimore in the War of 1812 prompted Francis Scott Key to write The Star-Spangled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/17/met_250468.shtml
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BrunelSunergy wins seventh leg of round-the-world sailing race

...the water," Quarrie said. BrunelSunergy was met by dozens of boats and hundreds of spectators on shore as it passed Fort McHenry at the entrance to Baltimore's harbor about 5 p.m. Swedish Match finished second and EF Language was close behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/23/oth_226631.shtml
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Saving the Star Spangled Banner

...invention of the time. The flag still flew from its staff after an all-night British naval bombardment of Baltimore's Fort McHenry during the War of 1812, signifying the fort remained in American hands. Now, unless the flag is taken down and subjected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/04/met_210832.shtml
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