Westminster in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Invasion & Retreat
To follow in their footsteps and to discover their stories, stop by any Welcome Center or local Visitor Center to pick up a Gettysburg: Invasion & Retreat Civil War Trail map-guide. Please drive carefully as you enjoy the history and beauty of Maryland Civil War Trails.
(bottom) Gen. J.E.B. Stuart and his staff approach Mercersburg - Ron Lesser, Artist
Erected by Maryland Civil War Trails.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Maryland Civil War Trails, and the Maryland, Gettysburg Campaign: Invasion & Retreat series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1863.
Location. 39° 34.185′ N, 76° 59.429′ W. Marker is in Westminster, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and North Court Street, on the right when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 204 East Main Street, Westminster MD 21157, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Corbit's Charge (here, next to this marker); Army of the Potomac (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Army of the Potomac (about 600 feet away); Aftermath of Battle (about 600 feet away); Divided Loyalties (about 600 feet away); Memorial Gateway (about 700 feet away); A Final Tribute (about 700 feet away); Carroll County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westminster.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 28, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 539 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 28, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.