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Confederate Avenue Witness Tree

Gettysburg, PA

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This witness tree is located on the left side of W. Confederate Ave, just past the "Youth Group Campground Entrance." The exact coordinates are: 39°49'14.2"N 77°14'46.9"W.

A Witness Tree is a living tree that existed during the time of a historical event. In the video below Dr. Daryl Black describes the history that this tree on Confederate Avenue at Gettysburg might have witnessed.

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