Williamsport in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
C & O Canal Aqueduct
Stonewall Changes Course
—Antietam Campaign 1862 —
Erected by Maryland Civil War Trails.
Location. 39° 36.047′ N, 77° 49.658′ W. Marker is in Williamsport, Maryland, in Washington County. Touch for map. Located in the Conococheague Aqueduct section of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Park. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsport MD 21795, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking Williamsport ( here, next to this marker); Gettysburg Campaign ( here, next to this marker); Cushwa Basin/Williamsport ( here, next to this marker); Creating a National Park (was a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing. ); Life on the Canal ( a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsport.
More about this marker. On the lower left is a photograph of the aqueduct. A map of Jackson's route is on the right. A portrait of General Jackson is on the lower right.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,951 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 2. submitted on July 15, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 3. submitted on June 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on July 15, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.