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West York in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription. June 28, 1863, Confederate Gen. Gordon's brigade of Early's division followed this rout through York to Wrightsville. Early's main force remained here until June 30, when it left to rejoin Lee's Army.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gettysburg Campaign marker series.
 
Location. 39° 56.919′ N, 76° 46.784′ W. Marker is in West York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on W. Market Street 0.2 miles west of Fayette Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: York PA 17404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. York Inter-State Fair (approx. 1.4 miles away); 1917 1919 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Jacob L. Devers (1887-1979) (approx. 2.2 miles away); 459 West Market Street (approx. 2.3 miles away); 455 West Market Street (approx. 2.3 miles away); J. Allen Baer House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Reformed Theological Seminary Site (approx. 2.4 miles away); William C. Goodridge, Entrepreneur (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West York.
 
Also see . . .  John Brown Gordon - Civil War Biography. (Submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,107 times since then and 50 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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