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Uniontown in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Headquarters Second Corps Army of the Potomac

 
 
Headquarters Second Corps Army of the Potomac Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
1. Headquarters Second Corps Army of the Potomac Marker
Inscription. On and about the nearby Babylon Farm Major General Winfield Scott Hancock rested his corps June 29, 1863. On July 1, the corps marched through Taneytown to take part in the Battle of Gettysburg.
 
Erected by Carroll County Civil War Centennial Committee.
 
Location. 39° 35.649′ N, 77° 5.557′ W. Marker is in Uniontown, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on Uniontown Road half a mile east of Maryland Route 84, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Westminster MD 21158, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Uniontown (approx. 1.3 miles away); Army of the Potomac (approx. 1.4 miles away); New Windsor (approx. 3.6 miles away); Maryland History-New Windsor (approx. 3.9 miles away); Robert Strawbridge (approx. 4.4 miles away); “Pipe Creek Meeting” (approx. 4.6 miles away); Birthplace of William Henry Rinehart (approx. 4.6 miles away); Robert Strawbridge House (approx. 4.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Uniontown.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Farm near marker. image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
2. Farm near marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,404 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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