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Lynchburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Glanders Stable

 
 
Glanders Stable Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 26, 2014
1. Glanders Stable Marker
Inscription.
Site of the
Civil War
Quartermaster’s
Glanders Stable
1863 – 1864

Important
early medical research
was conducted here on
Confederate cavalry horses
affected by the
“Great Glanders Epizootic”

 
Location. 37° 24.83′ N, 79° 9.44′ W. Marker is in Lynchburg, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Taylor Street and 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg VA 24504, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Quartermaster’s Glanders Stable (here, next to this marker); Ivy Chapel Union Church (a few steps from this marker); Chapel and Columbarium (a few steps from this marker); Hermon Methodist Church (a few steps from this marker); Iron Fencing (within shouting distance of this marker); Lynchburg’s First Public Hanging, 1830 (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Lynchburg's Pest House (within shouting distance of this marker); Station House Museum (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Lynchburg.
 
Also see . . .  The Civil War Quartermaster's Glanders Stable
Glanders Stable Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 26, 2014
2. Glanders Stable Marker
. Old City Cemetery (Submitted on May 27, 2014.) 
 
Categories. AnimalsScience & MedicineWar, US Civil
 
Horse statuary and stone water trough image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 26, 2014
3. Horse statuary and stone water trough
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 443 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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