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Waynesboro in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription. Gen. Jubal Early's Confederate troops occupied Waynesboro June 23, 1863. Next day they marched by Mont Alto to Greenwood, or Black Gap, where, June 25, they were ordered by Gen. Ewell to march to York.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gettysburg Campaign marker series.
 
Location. 39° 45.101′ N, 77° 34.228′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of PA 16 E. Main Street and Roadside Ave., on the right when traveling east on PA 16 E. Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waynesboro PA 17268, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Log Building (within shouting distance of this marker); John Wallace, Jr. (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nearby On This Tract of Land Called Mount Vernon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Snow Hill Cloister (approx. 2.7 miles away); Dr. Henry Harbaugh (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Dr. Henry Harbaugh
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 14, 2016
2. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
(approx. 3 miles away); Old Trolley Line (approx. 4 miles away); War Returns to South Mountain (approx. 4 miles away in Maryland). Click for a list of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Jubal A. Early. (Submitted on May 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,132 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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