One of Lee's Ammunition Trains

One of Lee's Ammunition Trains (HM1ZI)

Location: Hagerstown, MD 21740 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 36.982', W 77° 46.296'

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One of Lee's ammunition trains was captured here Sept. 15, 1862 by 1200 Federal cavalry under Col. B. F. Davis, escaping from Gen. T. J. "Stonewall" Jackson's capture of Harpers Ferry. This loss was felt by the Confederate army at the Battle of Antietam.
HM NumberHM1ZI
Placed ByState Roads Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 12:24am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 262080 N 4388849
Decimal Degrees39.61636667, -77.77160000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 36.982', W 77° 46.296'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 36' 58.92" N, 77° 46' 17.76" W
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Area Code(s)240, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17220 Virginia Ave, Hagerstown MD 21740, US
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