Taneytown in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 39° 40.173′ N, 77° 9.773′ W. Marker is in Taneytown, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on Francis Scott Key Highway (Maryland Route 194) one mile north of Taneytown Pike (Route 140), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Taneytown MD 21787, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1st Lieutenant John E. Buffington (approx. 0.8 miles away); Zile's Ice Cream (approx. one mile away); The Heart of Our Town (approx. one mile away); Everything from Bags of Flour to the President's Shoes (approx. one mile away); Painting the Town Red (approx. one mile away); Adam Good Tavern (approx. one mile away); Army of the Potomac (approx. one mile away); Taneytown (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Taneytown.
Also see . . . General Meade's Pipe Creek Circular (Submitted on June 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,025 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 15, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on June 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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