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Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Edward McPherson Farm

Civil War Hospital

 
 
Edward McPherson Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
1. Edward McPherson Farm Marker
Inscription.
Edward McPherson Farm

First Corps

July 5, 1863

 
Erected 1983 by The Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of PA & HG-AC.
 
Location. 39° 50.245′ N, 77° 15.116′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Meredith Avenue and Chambersburg Pike (U.S. 30), on the left when traveling south on Meredith Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Second Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Gettysburg Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery A, Second U.S. Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); 149th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Hall's 2nd Maine Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 150th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Buford (within shouting distance of this marker); McPherson Barn (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Edward McPherson Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
2. Edward McPherson Farm Marker
The McPherson barn can be seen behind the marker.
Civil War Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
3. Civil War Hospital Marker
The equestrian statue of Gen. John Reynolds, who was killed near this site on the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg, is seen in the background.
Marker in Gettysburg image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
4. Marker in Gettysburg
McPherson Barn image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
5. McPherson Barn
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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