Near Dickerson in Montgomery 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.
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.
Location. 39° 9.319′ N, 77° 31.094′ W. Marker is near Dickerson, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Whites Ferry Road 0.1 miles west of River Road, on the right when traveling west. It is in a group of three markers at the far end of the parking lot. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dickerson MD 20842, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. White’s Ferry (a few steps from this marker); 1862 Antietam Campaign (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named White’s Ferry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Confederate Monument (about 400 feet away); Chesapeake & Ohio Canal (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dickerson.
Also see . . . Map of the Gettysburg Campaign - Invasion & Retreat Trail. (Submitted on January 13, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 13, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,344 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 13, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 2. submitted on January 12, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 14, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.