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Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of the Bliss House

14th Connecticut

 
 
Site of the Bliss House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
1. Site of the Bliss House Marker
Inscription.
Centre of
site of the
Bliss House,
captured and
burned by the
14 C.V. July 3
1863.

 
Erected 1884.
 
Location. 39° 49.013′ N, 77° 14.513′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from Long Lane, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Located near the site of the Bliss farm in Gettysburg National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1st Regiment Delaware Volunteers (here, next to this marker); 12th New Jersey Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Regiment Connecticut Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); 8th Ohio Infantry (approx. mile away); United States Army Tank Corps (approx. mile away); Camp Colt (approx. 0.3 miles away); "The Isolated and Advanced Position" of the 8th Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Medal of Honor at Gettysburg (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 14th Connecticut at Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
Site of the Bliss House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
2. Site of the Bliss House Marker
On top of the marker is a trefoil, the symbol of the Second Corps.
 Fury at the Bliss Farm. Article from America's Civil War by John M. Archer. (Submitted on March 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Site of the Bliss Farm Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
3. Site of the Bliss Farm
Looking from Long Lane to the southwest. The house and barn stood rise in the center of view, beyond the fences where the monuments stand.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 966 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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