Near Bolivar in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
The Fate of Harpers Ferry was sealed.
— Harpers Ferry National Historical Park —
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 18.639′ N, 77° 45.652′ W. Marker is near Bolivar, West Virginia, in Jefferson Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harpers Ferry WV 25425, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Struggle to the Heights (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); From Civil War to Civil Rights / Battle of Harpers Ferry (about 600 feet away); Home Becomes Battlefield (about 600 feet away); Holy Ground (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pilgrimage (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Moving Symbol (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Murphy Farm (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mountains, Men, and Maneuvers (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bolivar.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Hapers Ferry. Description from National Park Service (Submitted on March 2, 2008.)
2. Sharpsburg Battle Report of Gen. A.P. Hill. Includes details of the Harpers Ferry operations. The marker title is in this report. (Submitted on March 2, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 2, 2008. This page has been viewed 1,612 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 2, 2008. 3. submitted on November 3, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.