Mount Joy Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
49th New York Infantry
3rd Brigade, 2nd Division
— 6th Corps —
3d Brig 2d Div 6th Corps
July 3d 1863.
Aug. 26th 1861.
June 27th 1865.
Erected 1893 by State of New York.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 3, 1863.
Location. 39° 48.466′ N, 77° 12.682′ W. Marker is in Mount Joy Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from Clapsdale Road, on the left when traveling west. Located on Neill Avenue, or "Lost Lane", in Gettysburg National Military Park. 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. 7th Maine Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 43rd New York Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Third Brigade (about 500 feet away); 61st Pennsylvania Infantry (about 700 feet away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. ¼ mile away); McAllister's Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); 12th Corps Headquarters (approx. 0.3 miles away); 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Joy Township.
Also see . . .
1. Lost Lane. A tour of Lost Lane with Licensed Battlefield Guide Ted Gajewski, from Gettysburg Daily. (Submitted on April 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. 49th New York Infantry. Service history of the regiment. (Submitted on April 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. 49th New York Infantry Monument. SIRIS entry for the monument. (Submitted on April 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,245 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.