Jan 8

The moon rising in the sky over Little Round Top.This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

Instead of showing you a panorama today, we decided to to take a look at a few photos taken last week, as the sun was going down in the Valley of Death on the southern end of Gettysburg National Military Park.

The sun was already on its way down as we drove south on the Emmitsburg Road … This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

… and the outline of the Longstreet Observation Tower can barely be seen in the left of frame on Seminary Ridge. This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

It was very chilly, but Plum Run was still moving when we arrived. This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

This view looks back towards Houck’s Ridge from the Slaughter Pen. This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

Sadly, signs of the vandalism that occurred on some of the rocks near Plum Run and within the Devil’s Den area is still present. This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

The newly restored monument to Captain James Smith’s 4th New York Battery stands near the Devil’s Den witness tree. This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

This view was taken at approximately 4:15 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.


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