Back To Previous

Fort Couch & General Couch Monument

  • Address: Eighth St. and Ohio Ave. Lemoyne, PA 17043
  • Address: Eighth St. and Ohio Ave. Lemoyne, PA 17043
Overview
More Info

Fort Couch in Lemoyne was built in June of 1863 under the direction of General Darius Couch due to the Confederate Army heading towards Harrisburg. The majority of the fort was built by African Americans that worked for the railroads and sections of the original breastworks are still visible.

Visit this location and others while exploring the "Collection of Civil War History in Cumberland Valley" trip idea.

Overview
Quick Check
  • Handicapped Accessible: