Meade's Pipe Creek Plan
— Gettysburg Campaign —On June 29, 1863, Union Gen. George G. Meade ordered the Army of the Potomac to Pipe Creek to counter any move toward Washington or Baltimore by Gen. Robert E Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and to engage it in battle. Meade was uncertain of Lee's strength or location.
|Series||This marker is part of the Maryland Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Maryland Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 3:37am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 309069 N 4385225|
|Decimal Degrees||39.59550000, -77.22360000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 35.73', W 77° 13.416'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 35' 43.80" N, 77° 13' 24.96" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||410, 301|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6270 Middleburg Rd, Keymar MD 21757, US|
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