Harpers Ferry in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First Major Action
Location. 39° 18.886′ N, 77° 45.819′ W. Marker is in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Harpers Ferry KOA Campground. Marker is at or near this postal address: 343 Campground Road, Harpers Ferry WV 25425, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sheridan Fortifications (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Area History (about 400 feet away); The Abatis (about 800 feet away); Infantry Positions (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gun Position #6 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home Becomes Battlefield (approx. ¼ mile away); Protecting the Supply Lines (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Fate of Harpers Ferry was sealed. (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harpers Ferry.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2008. This page has been viewed 1,205 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 1, 2008. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.