Middleburg in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Army of the Potomac
June 29 1863
First and Second brigades First cavalry division from Middletown via Boonsvorough, Cavetown and Monterey Springs to near Fairfield. Reserve cavalry brigade of the First division from Middletown to Mechanicstown. Second cavalry division from New Market and Ridgeville to New Windsor. Third cavalry division from Frederick to Littlestown and the Artillery Reserve from Frederick to Bruceville.
Skirmishes at Muddy Branch and Westminster Md. and at McConnellsburg and near Oyster Point Pa.
Erected by Gettysburg National Military Park Commission.
Location. 39° 35.666′ N, 77° 12.968′ W. Marker is in Middleburg, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on Middleburg Road (State Highway 77), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Middleburg (approx. 0.4 miles away); “Terra Rubra” (approx. 1.7 miles away); The First Reaping Machine (approx. 2.4 miles away); Elmer A. Wolfe High School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Union Bridge - Reynolds’ Last Journey (approx. 2.7 miles away); Western Maryland Railway Honor Roll (approx. 2.7 miles away); World's First Reaping Machine (approx. 2.7 miles away); Birthplace of Francis Scott Key (approx. 2.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Pipe Creek Line. An essay on the Pipe Creek Line. (Submitted on April 4, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,145 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 4, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.