Near Orrtanna in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hugh Culbertson Farm
Civil War Hospital
Temporary Field Hospital
Sixth U.S. Cavalry
July 3, 1863
Erected 1983 by Historic Gettysburg-Adams County and the Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of Pennsylvania.
Location. 39° 50.032′ N, 77° 22.09′ W. Marker is near Orrtanna, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Carrolls Tract Road (County Route 3011), on the right when traveling north on Carrolls Tract Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orrtanna PA 17353, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sixth Regiment U.S. Cavalry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jones's Brigade (approx. half a mile away); Robertson's Brigade (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lower Marsh Creek Church (approx. 3 miles away); Major Samuel S. Starr (approx. 3.2 miles away); Field Hospital (approx. 3.2 miles away); Army of the Potomac (approx. 3.2 miles away); Fairfield (approx. 3.2 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,080 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.