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Scotland in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Point Lookout-Hammond Hospital

 
 
Point Lookout-Hammond Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 11, 2012
1. Point Lookout-Hammond Hospital Marker
Inscription. This monument is dedicated to the memory of those soldiers, sailors, and hospital attendants from both North and South, who were here at Point Lookout from July 1862 to July 1865. This monument marks the general location of the Hammond Hospital
 
Location. 38° 2.382′ N, 76° 19.324′ W. Marker is in Scotland, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Maryland Route 5. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of Point Lookout State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Scotland MD 20687, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Wilkes Booth (here, next to this marker); Point Lookout State Park (here, next to this marker); A Crucial Point (within shouting distance of this marker); Let There Be Light (within shouting distance of this marker); A Bustling Civil War Community (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shipwreck! (about 600 feet away); Defense Strategies (about 600 feet away); Fort Lincoln (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scotland.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Point Lookout-Hammond Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 11, 2012
2. Point Lookout-Hammond Hospital Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 310 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 14, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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