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New Market in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

New Market in the Civil War

 
 
New Market in the Civil War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 3, 2007
1. New Market in the Civil War Marker
Somewhat battered, but standing.
Inscription. This area was patrolled by Confederate troops under the command of Gen. Fitz Hugh Lee at the time of General Robert E. Lee's invasion of Maryland in September 1862.
 
Location. 39° 22.958′ N, 77° 16.512′ W. Marker is in New Market, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of Old National Road / West Main Street (State Highway 144) and Emory Alley, on the right when traveling west on Old National Road / West Main Street. Touch for map. This marker is near the entrance to New Market Elementary School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 87 Old National Road, New Market MD 21774, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New Market (approx. 0.2 miles away); 13 West Main Street (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named New Market in the Civil War (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named New Market (approx. ¼ mile away); 9 West Main Street (approx. ¼ mile away); 5 West Main Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); 3 West Main Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mile Stones of the old National Pike (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Market.
 
Regarding New Market in the Civil War. A partial duplicate
New Market in the Civil War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 3, 2007
2. New Market in the Civil War Marker
of this marker is on the east side of New Market. That marker adds an additional paragraph to the text.
 
Additional comments.
1. Marker appears to have been replaced.
A newer image of the marker (June 2012) appears to show that it has been replaced and additional text added.
    — Submitted February 19, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
New Market in the Civil War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Google Maps, 2012
3. New Market in the Civil War Marker
Newer wide view of the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 6, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 933 times since then and 46 times this year. Last updated on February 19, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3. submitted on February 19, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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