Near Hancock in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Invasion & Retreat
To follow in their footsteps and to discover their stories, stop by any Welcome Center or local Visitor Center to pick up a Gettysburg: Invasion & Retreat Civil War Trail map-guide. Please drive carefully as
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland Civil War Trails marker series.
Location. 39° 42.94′ N, 78° 16.86′ W. Marker is near Hancock, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on the eastbound Sideling Hill Rest Area (Interstate 68 at milepost 75), 1½ miles east of Exit 74, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hancock MD 21750, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sideling Hill Cut North Bench (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Challenge of Sideling Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); The National Road (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hancock.
More about this marker. There is a duplicate of this marker at the westbound rest area here on Sideling Hill.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,596 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.