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Identification:

Preferred Structure Name:
Old Slaughter Pen Path and Steps
Structure Number:
NPS02
Other Structure Name(s):
 
Other Structure Name(s)
1. 
Old Slaughter Pen Path & Steps
Park:
Gettysburg National Military Park
Historic District:
 
Historic District
No records.
Structure State:
Pennsylvania
Structure County:
Adams
Region:
Northeast
Cluster:
Chesapeake
Administrative Unit:
Gettysburg National Military Park
LCS ID:
081085
 
Historical Significance:

National Register Status:
Entered - Documented
National Register Date:
01/23/2004
National Historic Landmark?:
No
Significance Level:
Contributing
Short Significance Description:
Path and steps were used by passengers of Gettysburg Electric Railroad get from trolley to Devil's Den area. Path and steps are now used as a Park trail.
 
Construction Period:

Construction Period:
Historic
Chronology:
 
Physical Event
Begin Year
Begin Year AD/BC
End Year
End Year AD/BC
Designer
Designer Occupation
1. 
Built
1894
AD




 
Function and Use:

Primary Historic Function:
Pedestrian-Related
Primary Current Use:
Pedestrian-Related
Other Functions or Uses:
 
Other Function(s) or Use(s)
Historic or Current
1. 
Access/Egress
Historic
2. 
Access/Egress
Current
 
Physical Description:

Structure Type:
Trail/Walk
Material(s):
 
Structural Component(s)
Material(s)
1. 
Superstructure
Granite
2. 
Superstructure
Earth
Short Physical Description:
Granite steps, 3'2" long, 1'6" wide, 9' rise. Path runs N/S from Plum Run to Sickles Avenue. 3' wide, approx 500'.