Gettysburg Campaign

Gettysburg Campaign (HM1ZVR)

Location: New Oxford, PA 17350 Adams County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 51.8', W 77° 3.569'

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The 26th Regiment, Pennsylvania Emergency Militia, passed through New Oxford on the evening of 24 June, 1863, enroute from Harrisburg to Gettysburg. About three miles west of New Oxford, the train was derailed when the engine struck a cow on the tracks.

The Regiment went into camp near Swift Run until June 26 when they were transported to Gettysburg and placed on the Marsh Creek Line facing the invaders.
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Date Added Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 10:51pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 323846 N 4414618
Decimal Degrees39.86333333, -77.05948333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 51.8', W 77° 3.569'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 51' 48" N, 77° 3' 34.14" W
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Area Code(s)717
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 212 Lincoln Way W, New Oxford PA 17350, US
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