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

J. Hummelbaugh Farm

Civil War Hospital

 
 
J. Hummelbaugh Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
1. J. Hummelbaugh Farm Marker
Inscription.  
J. Hummelbaugh Farm
● First   &   ♣ Second Corps
July 2-3, 1863

 
Erected 1983 by The Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of PA & HG-AC.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureScience & MedicineWar, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 2, 1917.
 
Location. 39° 48.473′ N, 77° 13.834′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Taneytown Road (Pennsylvania Route 134) near Pleasonton Avenue, on the right when traveling south. 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. Sixth Ohio Cavalry (here, next to this marker); Artillery Reserve (within shouting distance of this marker); Batteries B & L, Second U.S. Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Companies A and C, 1st Ohio Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); First Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st West Virginia Cavalry
J. Hummelbaugh Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 6, 2010
2. J. Hummelbaugh Farm Marker
The Hummelbaugh House, which served as a hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg, can be seen behind the marker.
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(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1st Corps Headquarters (about 300 feet away); United States Battalion of Engineers (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
 
Civil War Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 6, 2010
3. Civil War Hospital Marker
Hummelbaugh House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 6, 2010
4. Hummelbaugh House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 685 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   2, 3, 4. submitted on November 14, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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