Harpers Ferry in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First Major Action
Location. 39° 18.886′ N, 77° 45.819′ W. Marker is in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Harpers Ferry KOA Campground. Marker is at or near this postal address: 343 Campground Road, Harpers Ferry WV 25425, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sheridan Fortifications (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Area History (about 400 feet away); The Abatis (about 800 feet away); Infantry Positions (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gun Position #6 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home Becomes Battlefield (approx. ¼ mile away); Protecting the Supply Lines (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Fate of Harpers Ferry was sealed. (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harpers Ferry.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2008. This page has been viewed 1,235 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 1, 2008. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.