Near Sharpsburg in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Antietam Iron Works Bridge
Erected by Washington County Historical Advisory Committee.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Washington County Historical Advisory Committee marker series.
Location. 39° 25.034′ N, 77° 44.532′ W. Marker is near Sharpsburg, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Harpers Ferry Road and Limekiln Road, on the right when traveling east on Harpers Ferry Road. Touch for map. Located at the west end of the bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Sharpsburg MD 21782, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. An Indian Deed (within shouting distance of this marker); Snavely's Ford (approx. 1.7 miles away); A.P. Hillís March (approx. 1.9 miles away in West Virginia); Walker's Division, Longstreet's Command (was approx. 2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Pegramís (Purcell), Virginia Battery (approx. 2.1 miles away); Botelerís Ford Tablet B. F. 1 (approx. 2.1 miles away in West Virginia); Botelerís Ford Tablet B. F. 3 (approx. 2.1 miles away in West Virginia); Pack Horse Ford (approx. 2.1 miles away in West Virginia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sharpsburg.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,841 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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