RE: [TalkAntietam] Re: Question re Width of Hagerstown Turnpike
- Interesting! Maybe some others on the board have been there and can comment
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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Subject: [TalkAntietam] Re: Question re Width of Hagerstown Turnpike
I see that Carlisle's Army Heritage Trail recreated part of the CW
Hagerstown Turnpike among other things:
I have not been there so I don't know how wide the rebuilt pike is shown.
--- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "G E Mayers" <gerry1952@...> wrote:
> Thanks Tom! Dave McGowan shared some photos taken in the early 20th or
> late 19th century which gave me an idea of overall width of road. I
> imagine the present day road bed which passes by the Visitor Center is
> than the original was? Same for width of span from fence to fence?
> Yr. Obt. Svt.
> G E "Gerry" Mayers
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