Lincoln Highway Heritage CorridorArches were a common site across the Lincoln Highway route. A Gateway Arch, now removed, spanned Lincoln Way East. The wooden arch greeted travelers as they passed through downtown. It was at this very intersection (Lincoln Highway and U. S. Route 11) when General Robert E. Lee made his decision to ride "east towards Gettysburg" in 1863.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Lincoln Highway series|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 7:07am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 272627 N 4424209|
|Decimal Degrees||39.93748333, -77.66110000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 56.249', W 77° 39.666'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 56' 14.94" N, 77° 39' 39.96" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-171 Lincoln Highway, Chambersburg PA 17201, US|
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