Near Hancock in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Sideling Hill Cut North Bench
Location. 39° 43.118′ N, 78° 16.86′ W. Marker is near Hancock, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on the westbound Sideling Hill Visitors Center (Interstate 68 at milepost 75) near Exit 77 (Maryland Route 144), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker can also be reached from the eastbound Rest Area by crossing the footbridge. Marker is in this post office area: Hancock MD 21750, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gettysburg Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); The Challenge of Sideling Hill (within shouting distance of The National Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Sideling Hill Cut South Bench (within shouting distance of this marker); Sideling Hill and Town Hill Mountains (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hancock.
Also see . . . Geology of the Sideling Hill Road Cut. 1989 pamphlet by David K. Brezinski for the Maryland Geological Survey. (Submitted on January 21, 2007.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 21, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,335 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 21, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.