Under the Barrels
— Gettysburg Campaign —In 1839, the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad extended its line through Mount Airy Cut, and a village soon developed here. During the Civil War, Co. K, 14th New Jersey Infantry, guarded the railroad and National Road at Mount Airy. Pine Grove Chapel, built in 1846 and first called Ridge Presbyterian Church, served as a barracks.
|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||Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 4:17am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 313957 N 4360248|
|Decimal Degrees||39.37168333, -77.15975000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 22.301', W 77° 9.585'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 22' 18.06" N, 77° 9' 35.10" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 443, 410, 240|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 805 S Main St, Mt Airy MD 21771, US|
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