Hanover in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Hanover
between Brig. Gen. Judson Kilpatrick's
3rd Cavalry Division Army of the Potomac
Major Gen. J.E.B. Stuart's Cavalry Division
Army of Northern Virginia
Marker series. This marker is included in the Battlefield Trails - Civil War marker series.
Location. 39° 48.049′ N, 76° 58.989′ W. Marker is in Hanover, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (Pennsylvania Route 194) and Carlisle Street (Pennsylvania Route 94), on the right on Broadway. Click for map. Marker is on the NE corner of the town square. Marker is in this post office area: Hanover PA 17331, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Square is Now Recaptured (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Hanover (a few steps from this marker); Market House (within shouting distance of this marker); Inventions of Hanover (within shouting distance of this marker); 19th Century Industrialization (within shouting distance of this marker); Hanover in the Revolutionary war Richard McAllister (within shouting distance of this marker); Digges' Choice, 1737 (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Hanover.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battle of Hanover Virtual Tour by Markers.
1. Battle of Hanover Monument
The Battle of Hanover Monument is an equestrian statue in bronze of a
mounted cavalryman on picket duty on a pedestal of granite. The creator was Cyrus E. Dallin, a noted sculptor, of Boston. On September 28, 1905,
Governor Samuel Pennypacker unveiled and dedicated the monument in the presence of 10,000 people.
— Submitted May 24, 2011, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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