Westminster in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is June 29, 1863.
Location. 39° 34.425′ N, 76° 59.659′ W. Marker is in Westminster, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on East Main Street north of Longwell Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 73 E Main St, Westminster MD 21157, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First Complete County Rural Free Delivery Service (within shouting distance of this marker); History Is Also Now (within shouting distance of this marker); Mayor Joseph L. Mathias (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Westminster Depot (about 700 feet away); Gettysburg Campaign Pvt. Jerome L. Day (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carroll County Korean War Casualties (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Bradley T. Johnson's Raid (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westminster.
Regarding Neal Home. Because of lingering bad feelings, the Neal brothers were warned by their mother not to return after the war. They never saw their home here again. Referenced in the Civil War Trails marker, "Divided loyalties - The Neal family" near the train tracks.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on May 27, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.