Brooke Avenue

Brooke Avenue Tablet.

Brooke Avenue Sign. Gettysburg August 2012

Erected: 1896. Road was built in 1906.

Location: Tablets are located at in division between Cross and Brooke and at the division between Brooke and DeTrobriand.

Constructed in 1906, and starting south in Rose Woods at Sickles and Ayres Avenues, Brooke/Cross/De Trobriand Avenue loops back northwest to Sickles Avenue, at lower end of the Wheatfield. Brooke Avenue section designates position where Brooke’s Brigade advanced on July 2.

Description: Cast iron avenue tablet designed by E.B. Cope. Mounted on fluted post, overall height is three feet.

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