Westerly Granite in
Pennsylvania


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Gettysburg National Military Park

26th Pennsylvania Emergency Militia Infantry

26th Pennsylvania Emergency Militia Infantry
Gettysburg National Military Park

Contractor: William VanArmringe for the Smith Granite Company
Material: Boulder base; bronze statue
Cost: $2750
Date Ordered: April 30, 1892
Date Shipped: August 1892
Date Dedicated: September 1, 1892
Height: 10 feet 4 inches
Base: 5 feet x 8 feet
Approximate weight:
Features: bronze statue on boulder. The boulder was damaged from a phosphorus fire on 22 Mar 1979.
Sculptor: Edward Ludwig Pausch of the Smith Granite Company
Location: Chambersburg Pike
Map location: Monument 317 @ E9
About the unit: The unit - engaged the Confederates of Jubal Early west of town on 26 Jun 1863, but were quickly repulsed.



Smith Granite Company Book 7 Order 353
Jerry Hahn, Gettysburg Licensed Battlefield Guide

 

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