McHenry in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Invasion & Retreat
To follow their footsteps and to discover their stories, stop by any Welcome Center or local Visitor Center to pick up a Gettysburg: Invasion & Retreat Civil War Trail map-guide. Please drive carefully as you enjoy the history and beauty of Maryland Civil War Trails.
Marker series. Maryland Civil War Trails marker series.
Location. 39° 33.708′ N, 79° 22.852′ W. Marker is in McHenry, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker can be reached from Visitors Center Drive west of Garrett Highway (U.S. 219), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. It is at the entrance to the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 Visitors Center Dr, Mc Henry MD 21541, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The National Road (here, next to this marker); The Grave of Meshack Browning (approx. 1.8 miles away); Col. James McHenry of Baltimore (approx. 1.9 miles away); Thayer Game Refuge (approx. 2.9 miles away); Deep Creek Lake (approx. 3½ miles away); Campsite (approx. 4.6 miles away); Youghiogheny Grove (approx. 4.6 miles away); Fighting Forest Fires (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McHenry.
Also see . . . Civil War Traveler Tour of the Gettysburg Campaign. Details the tour discussed on the marker. (Submitted on August 26, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,520 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 26, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.