Boonsboro in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Battle of Antietam or Sharpsburg
Erected by the Maryland Historical Trust and the Maryland State Highway Administration.
Location. 39° 29.963′ N, 77° 38.813′ W. Marker is in Boonsboro, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on South Main Street (Alternate U.S. 40) west of Rohresville Road (Maryland Route 67), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boonsboro MD 21713, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Crampton’s Gap” “Maryland Heights” and “Pleasant Valley” (approx. ¼ mile away); The Boys from Boonsboro District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Gravesite of William Boone (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cannon of Revolutionary War (approx. 0.7 miles away); The National Road (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boonsboro.
Also see . . . The Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg) – The Bloodiest Day of the Civil War. (Submitted on July 23, 2006.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,077 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.