July 15, 2014: Early and Rodes on July 1st


On July  1st two divisions of Richard Ewell's 2nd Corps approached Gettysburg from the north ultimately assisting in the destruction of the Federal lines north of town. This tour will be by car caravan to follow the divisions from Heidlersburg.  We will meet at the Rutter's Convenience store at the intersection of Pennsylvania State Routes 94 (Carlisle Pike) and Routes 234 (East Berlin Road), north of Hampton in Reading township in Adams County. We will caravan to the battlefield portion of the tour stopping at the June 30 Campsites near Heidlersburg.