Near Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gettysburg Campaign marker series.
Location. 39° 57.431′ N, 77° 38.643′ W. Marker is near Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on US 11 0.2 miles north of Roland Ave., on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Margaret Cochran Corbin (within shouting distance of this marker); Chambersburg (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wilson College (approx. 0.6 miles away); Falling Spring Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Joseph Winters (approx. 1½ miles away); John Brown (approx. 1½ miles away); Old Franklin County Jail (approx. 1½ miles away); King Street Church (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chambersburg.
Also see . . . Biography of R. S. Ewell. (Submitted on May 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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 1,300 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on December 13, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.