Near Keedysville in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Hospital Site
Samuel Pry Mill
Samuel Pry Mill
Was used as a hospital during
The Maryland Campaign 1862
courtesy of S.H.A.F.
Erected by Save Historic Antietam Foundation.
Location. 39° 29.103′ N, 77° 42.823′ W. Marker is near Keedysville, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on Keedysville Road half a mile west of Shepherdstown Pike (Maryland Route 34), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keedysville MD 21756, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pry Mill ( here, next to this marker); Hitt-Cost House ( within shouting distance of this marker); Hitt Bridge ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Pryís Mill Bridge ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Army Headquarters ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Pry Family Upheaval ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Hessís Mill Bridge ( approx. 0.7 miles away); Second Army Corps ( approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Keedysville.
Also see . . .
1. Save Historic Antietam Foundation. (Submitted on October 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Antietam Field Hospital (Submitted on October 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. The Pry House Museum. Not to be confused with the mill, the Pry House was also used as a hospital (as well as General McClellan's headquarters). The house is open seasonally with exhibits related to Civil War medicine. (Submitted on October 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,475 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.