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

Jacob Swisher Farm

Civil War Hospital

 
 
Jacob Swisher Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
1. Jacob Swisher Farm Marker
Inscription.
Jacob Swisher Farm

Hays’ Division

♣ Second Corps

July, 1863

 
Erected 1983 by The Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of PA & HG-AC.
 
Location. 39° 48.087′ N, 77° 13.747′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Taneytown Road (Pennsylvania Route 134) south of Artillery Ridge Campground, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 623 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sarah Patterson Farm (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Michael Frey Farm (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery D, Second U.S. Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery C, Third U.S. Artillery (approx. ¼ mile away); 1st New Jersey Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); Artillery Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Third Division (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Jacob Swisher Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
2. Jacob Swisher Farm Marker
Civil War Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
3. Civil War Hospital Marker
Jacob Swisher Farm House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
4. Jacob Swisher Farm House
Civil War Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
5. Civil War Building Marker
This marker indicates that the Jacob Swisher Farm House was standing during the Battle of Gettysburg.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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