Taneytown in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Army of the Potomac
July 1, 1863
Battle of Gettysburg, first day; and skirmish at Carlisle Pa.
Location. 39° 39.795′ N, 77° 10.837′ 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 located in Taneytown Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Taneytown MD 21787, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Taneytown (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Army of the Potomac (here, next to this marker); 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. 0.3 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 •
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 1,488 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 15, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on August 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.