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North Gettysburg Trail: November Walk Pt. 2

The North Gettysburg Trail and the Josiah Benner Farm, as the sun sets near Gettysburg National Military Park. This view was taken facing southwest at approximately 5:20 PM on Sunday, November 6, 2011. On Wednesday, we took a look at the recently pa[...]

North Gettysburg Trail: November Walk Pt. 1

The North Gettysburg Trail, as seen from Howard Avenue. This view was taken facing southwest at approximately 5:20 PM on Sunday, November 6, 2011. As we predicted, the North Gettysburg Trail is still incomplete. Although it missed its deadline once [...]

Unfinished Work North of Gettysburg

The monument to the 74th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment on West Howard Avenue in Gettysburg National Military Park. This view was taken facing east at approximately 8:00 AM on Friday, October 21, 2011. Back in July, we reported on the National Park [...]

Warren Avenue Likely One-Way Indefinitely

Segway riders and walkers share Warren Avenue in Gettysburg National Military Park. This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 3:10 PM on Sunday, September 25, 2011. Warren Avenue was closed after flooding in April of this year. Due to da[...]

150th Anniversary Battle of First Manassas Part 9

Confederate Brigadier General Barnard Elliot Bee Jr. (1824-1861) was one of the first general officers killed in the American Civil War. He was a native of South Carolina who graduated thirty-third in West Point’s Class of 1845. He was wounded[...]

North Gettysburg Trail Project Delayed

An unfinished section of the North Gettysburg Trail. This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 5:50 PM on Wednesday, September 14, 2011. Construction delays due to storms and moving utility poles has set the completion date for the North[...]

Construction Update: September 1st

The photographer is standing on West Middle Street (Route 116), looking towards Seminary Ridge in the background. This view was taken facing west at approximately 5:50 PM on Wednesday, August 31, 2011. West Middle Street (Route 116) in Gettysburg is[...]

Construction Updates: Steinwehr Avenue and Old VC Parking Lot

The lamp-post, tree, and bench are part of the Steinwehr Avenue streetscape project. The Alexander Dobbin House is in the background. This view was taken facing northwest at approximately 4:30 PM on Tuesday, August 23, 2011. The construction activit[...]

National Park Service Removes Fences Along Railroad Cut

Fence rails lay in piles along the Railroad Cut in Gettysburg National Military Park. This view was taken facing southeast at approximately 3:30 PM on Thursday, July 28, 2011. As we reported back in June, the National Park Service responded to conce[...]

North Gettysburg Trail to Complete in September

Flaggers for Kinsley Construction stand along the Old Harrisburg Road/Business 15, just north of the town of Gettysburg on Thursday morning. The North Gettysburg Trail is in the top left portion of this photograph (two piles of gravel sit along the [...]