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Living through the war with J.W. Gitt on the Glen Rock Railroad Experience

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Living through the war with J.W. Gitt on the Glen Rock Railroad Experience

Apr 20, 2017

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April 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Josiah Gitt was a dry goods merchant from Hanover, Pennsylvania who owned a farm in York County. He, along with other farmers throughout the region suffered greatly in June 1863 as passing soldiers took animals and other supplies from the surrounding countryside. Gitt and others later sued the federal government for the damages done to their properties. Hear his stories about life during these challenging times while riding on the Northern Central Railway.

This will be a diesel ride.