Near Sharpsburg in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
As the Georgians Saw It
Location. 39° 26.974′ N, 77° 43.861′ W. Marker is near Sharpsburg, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from Old Burnside Bridge Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located along a walking trail to Snavely's Ford, which starts at the parking area for stop 9, Burnside Bridge, of the driving tour of Antietam Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Sharpsburg MD 21782, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Geological Survey Streamflow-Gaging Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Ninth Army Corps (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Ninth Army Corps (about 400 feet away); Sturgis's Division, Ninth Army Corps (about 400 feet away); A Crucial Crossing, a Generalís Namesake, a Battlefield Icon Fifty-First New York Infantry (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Ninth Army Corps (about 400 feet away); Repulsed Again and Again (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Sharpsburg.
Also see . . . Antietam Battlefield. National Park Service site. (Submitted on April 1, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 770 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.