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 you enjoy the history and beauty of Maryland Civil War Trails.
Marker series. Maryland Civil War Trails marker series.
Location. 39° 43.118′ N, 78° 16.837′ W. Marker is near Hancock, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on the westbound Sideling Hill Visitors Center (Interstate 68 at milepost 75), 2.7 miles west of Exit 77 (Maryland Route 144), on the right when traveling west. 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. The Challenge of Sideling Hill (a few steps from this marker); The National Road (a few steps from this marker); Sideling Hill Cut North Bench (within shouting distance of this marker); Sideling Hill Cut South Bench (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sideling Hill and Town Hill Mountains (about 300 feet 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 eastbound rest area here on Sideling Hill.
Also see . . .
1. Map of the Gettysburg Campaign - Invasion & Retreat Trail. (Submitted on January 13, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
2. Civil War Trails - Gettysburg Campaign. (Submitted on July 3, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
More. Search the internet for Gettysburg Campaign.
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 2,243 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.