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

Samuel A. Cobean Farm

Civil War Hospital

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
1. Samuel A. Cobean Farm Marker
Inscription.
Samuel A. Cobean Farm

Ewell’s Corps

July, 1863

 
Erected 1983 by The Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of PA & HG-AC.
 
Location. 39° 51.171′ N, 77° 14.044′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Biglerville Road (Pennsylvania Route 34) north of Apple Avenue, on the left when traveling north. 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. William Ross Farm (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Jeff Davis Artillery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Rodes's Division (approx. 0.6 miles away); Daniel's Brigade (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hardaway Alabama Artillery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Carter's Battalion (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Morris Artillery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Eternal Peace Light (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .  Cobean Farm - Historical American Buildings Survey Record. Significance: The house is the only Georgian style farmhouse within Gettysburg National Military Park, and is one of the oldest brick houses in Adams
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By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
2. Civil War Hospital Marker
County. Due to its size, it is somewhat atypical of the average Pennsylvania farmhouse, and its architectural features are unlike those of the houses in the immediate vicinity. The house is one of only 2 remaining Civil War era structures on the farm. It was built in 1805 by David Dunwoody, who sold the farm to Samuel Alexander Cobean...
(Submitted on April 12, 2013.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Samuel A. Cobean Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
3. Samuel A. Cobean Farm Marker
Samuel A. Cobean Farm image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
4. Samuel A. Cobean Farm
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 11, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 11, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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