Cumberland in Allegany 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.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland Civil War Trails marker series.
Location. 39° 38.961′ N, 78° 45.807′ W. Touch for map. It it on the left edge of the Western Maryland Railway Station Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Cumberland MD 21502, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War in Allegany County (here, next to this marker); Boat Building at the Cumberland Basin (a few steps from this marker); Life on the Canal (a few steps from this marker); The National Road (a few steps from this marker); Cumberland Terminus: Yesterday and Today (within shouting distance of this marker); Western Maryland Railway Station (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington at Will’s Creek (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Headquarters of George Washington (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 28, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,533 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 28, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.