Williamsport in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Invasion & Retreat
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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 series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1863.
Location. 39° 36.047′ N, 77° 49.658′ W. Marker is in Williamsport, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from Potomac Street (U.S. 11) when traveling west. Marker is along the C&O Canal Towpath, between the Cushwa Basin and the Conococheague Aqueduct. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsport MD 21795, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Williamsport (here, next to this marker); C & O Canal Aqueduct (here, next to this marker); Cushwa Basin/Williamsport (here, next to this marker); Life on the Canal (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Williamsport (within shouting distance of this marker); The Conococheague Aqueduct Restoration (within shouting distance of this marker); Connecting People and Places (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Williamsport (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsport.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 380 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.