Gettysburg Daily

East Cemetery Hill Restoration Work

The Civil War Trust is tearing down a structure that they purchased on East Cemetery Hill. They are doing their part to restore the ground to the way that it looked in 1863 when this line was lightly defended by Ohio soldiers who were overrun by Lou[...]

Gettysburg Transit Center Update

The Gettysburg Transit Center, under construction on Carlisle Street in downtown Gettysburg. This view was taken facing east at approximately 4:00 PM on Wednesday, May 2, 2012. Fencing has been removed from around the structure and windows and door[...]

National Cemetery Comfort Station Open

The National Cemetery Comfort Station, shrouded from view by a holly tree on the left. This view was taken facing north at approximately 8:45 AM on Friday, March 30, 2012. In September we visited the comfort station when it was temporarily closed f[...]

Warren Avenue Update

The battlefield in bloom along Warren Avenue yesterday afternoon. This view was taken facing northwest at approximately 3:40 PM on Wednesday, March 28, 2012. We parked on Wright Avenue near the monument to the 20th Maine Infantry Regiment. Visitors[...]

Gettysburg Transit Center and Smart Parking

The front windows of the Gettysburg Transit Center on Carlisle Street in downtown Gettysburg. Note the Pennsylvania keystones in each of the front windows. This view was taken facing east at approximately 5:00 PM on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. We last[...]

National Cemetery Parking and North Cemetery Ridge Updates

The Cyclorama Center still looms in the background, pending an environmental assessment and planning process. The monument to the 126th New York Infantry is in the left of frame behind the Ziegler’s Grove sign and the base of the monument to B[...]

Gettysburg Transit Center Takes Shape

The York Adams Transportation Authority’s “Gettysburg Transit Center” began construction in earnest in the past few weeks on the 1500 square foot property on Carlisle Street in downtown Gettysburg. Notable buildings of Gettysburg C[...]

Route 116 Rock Creek Bridge: Anniversary Construction Concerns

The intersection of Sixth Street and the Hanover Road/Route 116 on the edge of the Borough of Gettysburg. This view was taken facing east at approximately 3:45 PM on Wednesday, January 18, 2012. Construction causes all sorts of problems for visitors[...]