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New Oxford in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription. Part of Gen. Early's Confederate army, under Gen. J.B. Gordon, passed here June 27, 1863, to York. Early's main force followed a parallel route through Hampton and East Berlin. Both entered York the following day.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gettysburg Campaign marker series.
 
Location. 39° 52.188′ N, 77° 1.87′ W. Marker is in New Oxford, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on York Road (U.S. 30) near Village Drive when traveling east. Touch for map. Located just west of Carlisle Pike (State Route 94), east of New Oxford. Marker is in this post office area: New Oxford PA 17350, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Road Versus Rail (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 1.6 miles away); Conewago Chapel (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Beginning of the Lincoln Highway (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 4.4 miles away); Destruction of Private Property
Gettysburg Campaign Marker, looking east along York Road (US 30) image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 18, 2011
2. Gettysburg Campaign Marker, looking east along York Road (US 30)
(approx. 5.1 miles away); In Memory and in Grateful Recognition of (approx. 5.1 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Oxford.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Gettysburg Campaign Marker, looking west image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 18, 2011
3. Gettysburg Campaign Marker, looking west
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 646 times since then and 81 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 1, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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