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State Line in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription. Over this route Confederate General R.S. Ewell's 2d Army Corps led Lee's invading forces on June 22, 1863. Next day Gen. Jubal Early, under Ewell's command, entered the state to the east, near Waynesboro.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gettysburg Campaign marker series.
 
Location. 39° 43.924′ N, 77° 43.493′ W. Marker is in State Line, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on US 11 0.1 miles north of Hykes Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: State Line PA 17263, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mason and Dixon Line (approx. 2.4 miles away in Maryland); a different marker also named Mason and Dixon Line (approx. 2.9 miles away in Maryland); The Long Meadow (approx. 3.3 miles away in Maryland); Crossing the Mason and Dixon (approx. 3.6 miles away in Maryland); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 3.6 miles away in Maryland);
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 14, 2016
2. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Looking north on US 11
McCullough's Tavern (approx. 4 miles away); Colonel John Allison (approx. 4 miles away); Captain Ulric Dahlgren (approx. 4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Biography of R. S. Ewell. (Submitted on May 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable EventsNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
US 11 heading north to Greencastle, PA image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
3. US 11 heading north to Greencastle, PA
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,503 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on January 15, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on May 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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