Uniontown in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Army of the Potomac
June 29 1863
First and Second brigades First cavalry division from Middletown via Boonsborough, Cavetown and Monterey Springs to near Fairfield. Reserve cavalry brigade of the First division from Middletown to Mechanicstown. Second cavalry division from New Market and Ridgeville to New Windsor. Third cavalry division from Frederick to Littlestown and the Artillery Reserve from Frederick to Bruceville.
Skirmishes at Muddy Branch and Westminster Md. and at McConnellsburg and near Oyster Point PA.
Erected by Gettysburg National Military Park Commission.
Location. 39° 35.578′ N, 77° 7.106′ W. Marker is in Uniontown, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Uniontown Road (State Highway 77) and Trevanion Road (State Highway 84), on Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Westminster MD 21158, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Uniontown (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Headquarters Second Corps Army of the Potomac (approx. 1.4 miles away); Elmer A. Wolfe High School (approx. 3.3 miles away); “Pipe Creek Meeting” (approx. 3.4 miles away); Birthplace of William Henry Rinehart (approx. 3.4 miles away); New Windsor (approx. 3.5 miles away); Union Bridge - Reynolds’ Last Journey (approx. 3.5 miles away); Western Maryland Railway Honor Roll (approx. 3.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Uniontown.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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