Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Hospital
( Upper Marker : )
Erected by The Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of PA & HG-AC.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1863.
Location. 39° 49.722′ N, 77° 13.787′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on E High Street west of S Stratton Street, on the right when traveling west. 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. “bullets … rattling against our hospital … ” (a few steps from this marker); The Adams County Prison (within shouting distance of this marker); "…in less than half an hour…" (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity United Church of Christ (within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneer Organizers of Methodism in Adams County (within shouting distance Gettysburg Address Memorial and Abraham Lincoln Statue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "uncertainty and dread" (about 300 feet away); Presidents Attended Service Here (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 7, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 418 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 7, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.