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.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 21.695′ N, 77° 23.282′ 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. State of Pennsylvania Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 10th Vermont Monument (about 500 feet away); Federal Retreat (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Farm (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civilians Under Siege (approx. 0.3 miles away); Final Attack (approx. 0.3 miles away); Edgewood (approx. 0.4 miles away); 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.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 576 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 16, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.