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Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Hall's Battery

 
 
Hall's Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
1. Hall's Battery Marker
Inscription.  Hall's Battery, 2nd. Maine, July 2, 1863.
 
Erected 1890.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 39° 49.053′ N, 77° 13.893′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial can be reached from Taneytown Road (State Highway 134), on the right when traveling north. Located in the Gettysburg National Cemetery, near the south entrance. 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. Lincoln Address Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Massachusetts Light Battery (a few steps from this marker); Lincoln Address Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Gettysburg National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st New Hampshire Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery H (Huntington's Battery) (within shouting distance of this marker); Gettysburg Address
Hall's Battery Position image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
2. Hall's Battery Position
Two 3-inch Ordnance Rifles flank the position marker. The guns are registry numbers 346 and 785.
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(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Third Volunteer Brigade (about 300 feet 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. Hall's Battery at Gettysburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 5, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,042 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 5, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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