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Boonsboro in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Stonewall Jackson's Way

 
 
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By F. Robby, January 12, 2003
1. Stonewall Jackson's Way Marker
Inscription.  Under Special Order 191, Maj. Gen Thomas J. Jackson led Confederate troops from Frederick to capture Harper's Ferry.

On Sept. 11, 1862, Jackson's Second Corps moved by this road from its encampment near Boonsborough to cross the Potomac at Williamsport.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust, Maryland State Highway Administration.
 
Location. 39° 31.191′ N, 77° 39.615′ W. Marker is in Boonsboro, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Old National Pike (Alternate U.S. 40) and Lappans Road (Maryland Route 68), on the left when traveling west on Old National Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boonsboro MD 21713, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of Boonsboro (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Boonsboro (approx. half a mile away); Boonsboro (approx. mile away);
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The National Road (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cannon of Revolutionary War (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boonsboro.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,457 times since then and 43 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 1, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
 
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