Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
in Cooperation with the
Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association
Erected 1976 by Project Southland.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 2, 1863.
Location. 39° 47.894′ N, 77° 15.101′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Emmitsburg Road (Business U.S. 15), on the right when traveling south. Located opposite the entrance to the Rose Farm, just south of the Peach Orchard, in Gettysburg National Military Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 3rd Maine Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2d New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 68th Pennsylvania Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wofford's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 3rd Michigan Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cabell's Battalion (approx. ¼ mile away); Manly's Battery - Cabell's Battalion (approx. ¼ mile away); Carlton's Battery - Cabell's Battalion (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Kershaw's Brigade Advance as seen by markers.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 926 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.