Williamsport in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
C & O Canal Aqueduct
Stonewall Changes Course
—Antietam Campaign 1862 —
Erected by Maryland Civil War Trails.
Location. 39° 36.045′ N, 77° 49.626′ W. Marker is in Williamsport, Maryland, in Washington County. Click for map. Located in the Conococheague Aqueduct section of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Park. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsport MD 21795, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance Williamsport (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Williamsport (within shouting distance of this marker); Creating a National Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Connecting People and Places (within shouting distance of this marker); Conococheague Creek Aqueduct (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Williamsport.
More about this marker. On the lower left is a photograph of the aqueduct. A map of Jackson's route is on the right. A portrait of General Jackson is on the lower right.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,779 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.