Dillsburg in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Gen. J.E.B. Stuart's Southern Cavalry
Erected 1990 by Northern York County Historical and Preservation Society.
Location. 40° 6.889′ N, 77° 2.186′ W. Marker is in Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on North Baltimore Street (State Highway 74) 0.1 miles north of Welty Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dillsburg PA 17019, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. History of Dills Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Williams Grove (approx. 2.3 miles away); Monroe Township History (approx. 3.8 miles away); Churchtown Church of God Founding Members (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Benches at Boiling Springs (approx. 5.2 miles away); Carlisle Iron Works (approx. 5.3 miles away); Daniel Kaufman (approx. 5.3 miles away); The Lake at Boiling Springs (approx. 5.4 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Dillsburg Grocer Arrested. Blog entry from Historian Scott Mingus - a short bit on Dillsburg grocer Henry Sidel, who filed a $300 claim for losses during the Confederate visit. Of interest, Mr. Sidel had earlier been imprisoned for "discouraging military enlistments." (Submitted on April 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. In the Footsteps of J.E.B. Stuart. Second blog entry from historian Scott Mingus. This article discusses the brief incursion of Stuart's Cavalry. (Submitted on April 23, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Merchant's Robbed. Third blog entry from historian Scott Mingus. (Submitted on April 23, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 30, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 21, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,897 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 21, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.