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Dover in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
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By Bill Pfingsten, January 16, 2010
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription. On June 28, 1863, part of General Jubal Early's Confederate Division neared York by this route. Here Early sent Colonel French to York Haven to burn bridges. Ordered to rejoin Lee's army, most of Early's men returned over this road on June 30.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gettysburg Campaign marker series.
 
Location. 39° 59.019′ N, 76° 49.423′ W. Marker is in Dover, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Davidsonburg Rd. and Carlisle Rd. on Davidsonburg Rd.. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3200 Davidsonburg Rd., Dover PA 17315, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 3.4 miles away); 1917 1919 (approx. 4.2 miles away); York Inter-State Fair (approx. 4.2 miles away); Jacob L. Devers (1887-1979) (approx. 4.6 miles away); 459 West Market Street (approx. 4.8 miles away); 455 West Market Street (approx. 4.8 miles away); J. Allen Baer House (approx. 4.8 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, January 16, 2010
2. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 811 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 16, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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