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

George Spangler Farm

Civil War Hospital

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2013
1. George Spangler Farm Marker
Inscription.
George Spangler Farm

☽ Eleventh Corps

July – August, 1863

 
Erected 1983 by The Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of PA & HG-AC.
 
Location. 39° 48.068′ N, 77° 13.094′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Blacksmith Shop Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 488 Blacksmith Shop Rd., Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Armistead and Hancock (here, next to this marker); Field Hospitals - Eleventh Corps (here, next to this marker); The George Spangler Farm Civil War Hospital Site (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Farm Transformed by War (about 800 feet away); Armistead Death Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Hospital Under Fire (approx. 0.2 miles away); Well, Look What We Found! (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Trademark of Craftsmen (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. Civil War Journal - The George Spangler Farm. Gettysburg Magazine. (Submitted on June 9, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. George Spangler Farm.
George Spangler Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2013
2. George Spangler Farm Marker
Gettysburg Foundation website. (Submitted on June 9, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2013
3. Marker in Gettysburg
Summer Kitchen at the George Spangler Farm image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2013
4. Summer Kitchen at the George Spangler Farm
This building was used as a hospital following the Battle of Gettysburg. Confederate Gen. Lewis Armistead died here on July 5, 1865.
Civil War Doctor at the George Spangler Farm image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2013
5. Civil War Doctor at the George Spangler Farm
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 924 times since then and 56 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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