Maj. Gen. Isaac Ridgeway Trimble, C.S.A.

Maj. Gen. Isaac Ridgeway Trimble, C.S.A. (HMRD4)

Location: Glen Arm, MD 21057 Baltimore County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 28.752', W 76° 32.069'

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Civil Engineer, graduated West Point 1822. Among engineer officers sent to assist railroad companies, surveyed first route of B&O, 1827. Resigned commission to pursue distinguished railroad career. Enlisted in Confederate Army after Baltimore riots, 1861. Led brigade at Cedar Mountain, fought at Manassas and Sharpsburg; lost leg in "Pickett's Charge" at Gettysburg. His elaborate gothic mansion, "Ravenhurst," stood near here until it burned in 1985.
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HM NumberHMRD4
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Historical PeriodCivil War
Historical PlaceOther
Marker TypeOther
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Placed ByMaryland Historical Trust / Maryland State Highway Administration
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 1:12am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 368024 N 4371079
Decimal Degrees39.47920000, -76.53448333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 28.752', W 76° 32.069'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 28' 45.1200" N, 76° 32' 4.1400" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)410
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12900 Dulaney Valley Rd, Glen Arm MD 21057, US
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