Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Monocacy National Battlefield
So profuse was the flow of blood from the wounded of both forces, that it reddend the stream for more than one hundred yards below — Confederate Major General John B. Gordon
The rebels attacked charging in several close lines on our single line. They were repulsed twice with very heavy loss...the road and yard were literally filled with them. — Sergeant James Read, 10th Vermont Infantry
Erected by Monacacy National Battlefield.
Location. 39° 21.695′ N, 77° 23.282′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Araby Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frederick MD 21704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Federal Retreat (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Farm (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civilians Under Siege (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thick of the Battle (was approx. 0.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Final Attack (approx. 0.3 miles away); Edgewood (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gambrill House (was approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Monocacy Battlefield (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
Also see . . . Monocacy National Battlefield. National Park Service (Submitted on November 3, 2014.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 502 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.