Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Western Maryland Station
train arrived November 18th, 1863.
After the dedication of the National
Cemetery and the delivery of the
Gettysburg Address on November 19th,
the train departed from this station.
Erected by Lincoln Fellowship of Pennsylvania.
Location. 39° 49.923′ N, 77° 13.845′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Carlisle Street (U.S. BUS 15) and W Railroad Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located on the east side of the Gettysburg Railroad Depot. 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. The Sheads-Buehler Building (a few steps from this marker); Gettysburg R.R. Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); The Majestic Theater (within shouting distance of this marker); "It seemed so awful..." (within shouting distance of this marker); "by the skin of our teeth" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lincoln Square Building (about 300 feet away); Old Courthouse (about 400 feet away); "... It was enough to frighten us to death!" (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
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