Taneytown in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Army of the Potomac
June 30, 1863
Fight at Hanover Pa. and skirmishes at Westminster Md. and at Fairfield and Sporting Hill near Harrisburg Pa.
Location. 39° 39.797′ N, 77° 10.842′ W. Marker is in Taneytown, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of West Baltimore Street (State Highway 140) and Park Road, on the left when traveling west on West Baltimore Street. Touch for map. Marker is in Taneytown Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Taneytown MD 21787, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Taneytown (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Army of the Potomac Taneytown Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Lieutenant John E. Buffington (approx. ¼ mile away); Adam Good Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Steps of the Sisters" (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Heart of Our Town (approx. 0.4 miles away); Everyone is Welcome (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Taneytown.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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