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Identification:

Preferred Structure Name:
National Cemetery Lafayette Square Iron Fence
Structure Number:
CM03
Other Structure Name(s):
 
Other Structure Name(s)
1. 
Lafayette Square Iron Fence
Park:
Gettysburg National Military Park
Park District:
GETC Gettysburg National Cemetery
Historic District:
 
Historic District
No records.
Structure State:
Pennsylvania
Structure County:
Adams
Region:
Northeast
Cluster:
Chesapeake
Administrative Unit:
Gettysburg National Military Park
LCS ID:
006961
 
Historical Significance:

National Register Status:
Entered - Documented
National Register Date:
01/23/2004
National Historic Landmark?:
No
Significance Level:
Contributing
Short Significance Description:
Representative of fence extant at Park along Baltimore Pike & Taneytown Rd. Moved to site in 1933 from E Cemetery Hill. Originally removed from LaFayette Square in Washington, D.C. by Act of Congress to ornament/enclose E Cemetery Hill.
 
Construction Period:

Construction Period:
Historic
Chronology:
 
Physical Event
Begin Year
Begin Year AD/BC
End Year
End Year AD/BC
Designer
Designer Occupation
1. 
Moved
1888
AD




2. 
Reconstructed
1933
AD




 
Function and Use:

Primary Historic Function:
Cemetery
Primary Current Use:
Cemetery
Structure Contains Museum Collections?:
No
Other Functions or Uses:
 
Other Function(s) or Use(s)
Historic or Current
No records.
 
Physical Description:

Structure Type:
Grounds/Landscape
Material(s):
 
Structural Component(s)
Material(s)
1. 
Superstructure
Cast Iron
Short Physical Description:
Iron picket fence moved from LaFayette Square in Washington, DC to Gettysburg 1888 erected on SE and E lines of cemetery 1933. 1450' long x 7' high, each section 7' long.