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Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse

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Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse

Shoemaker, Henry, Farmhouse
Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse is located in Maryland
Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse
Nearest city Middletown, Maryland
Built 1810
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 89000416
Added to NRHP May 11, 1989[1]

The Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse is a circa 1810 Federal style farmhouse which was involved in the Battle of South Mountain in 1862. Located near the eastern end of Turner's Gap, the house was the center of a Union encampment and served as a field hospital.[2]


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places.  
  2. ^ "Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse". Frederick County. Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-11-27. 

External links

  • Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse, Frederick County, including photo in 2004, at Maryland Historical Trust
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