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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFort Ward

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The best preserved of the system of Union forts and batteries built to protect Washington, DC during the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member robert

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/9/2006

last visited: 3/5/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFairfax Museum and Visitor Center

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Located along 236 in Fairfax, VA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member robert

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/26/2006

last visited: 10/26/2006

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesU.S.S. Cairo - Vicksburg Mississippi

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An iron clad Civil War vessel that was raised from the depths of the Yazoo river and brought to this location. You can actually walk inside of it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/23/2006

last visited: 10/9/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGrant's Canal - near Vicksburg Mississippi

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This park is a portion of the canal Gen Thomas and Gen Grant tried to construct to divert river traffic from Vicksburg MS.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins

location: Louisiana

date approved: 10/22/2006

last visited: 9/1/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSt. Charles Heritage Center & Camp Kane - St. Charles, Illinois

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Site of a Civil War training site in St. Charles, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/15/2006

last visited: 10/16/2006

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFreedmen's Colony - Roanoke Island, NC

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Slaves escaping the mainland flocked to the protection of the Federal army.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member drmellow

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/29/2006

last visited: 6/19/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesAlton Military Prison and Confederate Cemetery - Alton, Illinois

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Historic Civil War era prison site in Alton, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/27/2006

last visited: 11/2/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesEllicott City B & O Railroad Station Museum

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Ellicott City B&O Railroad Station Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trainbug

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/22/2006

last visited: 3/30/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle of Albemarle Sound

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The Battle of Albemarle Sound was an inconclusive naval battle along the coast of North Carolina during the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member drmellow

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/16/2006

last visited: 10/24/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMound City National Cemetery

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Established in 1864, Mound City National Cemetery is one of the initial twelve cemeteries designated as a national cemetery for war dead. The initial internments were the deceased from the Civial War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NoLemon

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/5/2006

last visited: 7/19/2006

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesPlumb House - Waynesboro, Virginia

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The Plumb House was built between 1802 and 1806, during the time of Thomas Jefferson's presidency. It was caught in the middle of the Battle of Waynesboro on March 2, 1865, when a small Confederate force under Jubal Early was defeated by Philip Sheridan's Union troops.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member macdonr

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/27/2006

last visited: 6/3/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDinwiddie Court House - Turning North - Wilson Kautz Raid

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This Civil Wat Trails Marker is on the lawn in from of the Dinwiddie County Courthouse and deals with the Wilson-Kautz Raid of June 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/14/2006

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDurham's Station - "Prelude to Peace" - Durham, North Carolina

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Take me out to the ballgame...and learn a little history. North Carolina has placed this Civil War Trails interpretive signage in a high traffic area in town - at Durham Bulls Athletic Park, home of the minor league Durham Bulls baseball team.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/5/2006

last visited: 3/2/2010

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBoyd Tavern - Confederates Mustered - Boydton, Virginia

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Boyd's Tavern was the location where Mecklenburg County's Confederate soldiers mustered prior to marching off to war.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2006

last visited: 4/27/2009

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesVillage View - "Apple Jack" Raid - Emporia, Virginia

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Village View is a former plantation house that was the site of a meeting of Confederate generals discussing plans to defend the Petersburg and Weldon Railway from an expected Union attack in December 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/31/2006

last visited: 7/29/2006

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesNewport Barracks, Newport, North Carolina

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Newport Barracks were originally built by Confederates in 1861, then captured and greatly improved by Union troops in 1862. The barracks were lost briefly to Confederates in 1864, but then returned to Union hands.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/27/2006

last visited: 4/11/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle of New Bern: Thousands of Federal Troops Charge

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This Civil War Trails site deals with the land assault of New Bern by Federal troops in March 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/27/2006

last visited: 1/1/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle of New Bern, Smoke and Flames

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This Civil War Trails site is at Union Park overlooking the Neuse River. This tranquil setting looked quite different in March 1862, when New Bern was invaded by Union troops and sailors.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/22/2006

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesRosehill Cemetery - Chicago, IL

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Historic cemetery located on the Chicago's northside. Site of several Civil War monuments, and graves of Civil War generals and soldiers.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/22/2006

last visited: 6/16/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesParade Ground - Fayetteville Light Infantry

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This Civil War Trails site is the Parade Ground for the Fayetteville Light Infantry who served as Company H, 1st North Carolina Infantry in the early days of the Civil War. Members later joined other units or served in the Home Guard.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/14/2006

last visited: 6/27/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMissouri State Capitol & State Museum - Jefferson City, MO

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The Missouri State Museum is housed on the first floor of the State Capitol building and has extensive Civil War exhibits among its collections.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/14/2006

last visited: 8/14/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCross Creek Cemetery, Fayetteville, North Carolina

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This North Carolina Civil War Trails site is the location of the state's oldest Civil War monument and the final resting place for a number of Civil War veterans.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/13/2006

last visited: 6/27/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesJohn Wright Stanly House

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The John Wright Stanly home in New Bern is sometimes called "A House Divided" since two prominent Civil War figures who fought on opposite sides of the conflict were both born here. This house served as military headquarters for Union troops and a military hospital during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/5/2006

last visited: 8/7/2010

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesConfederate Ironclad Ram C.S.S. Neuse, Kinston, North Carolina

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The remain of a Confederate ironclad ram ship, the C.S.S. Neuse, are displayed at this historic site in Kinston. The posted coordinates will take you to interpretive signage outside the visitors center. Guided tours are held throughout the day when the center is open.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/3/2006

last visited: 1/8/2010

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesAmerica's First Attempt at Reunification, Hatteras, North Carolina

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The residents on the Outer Banks were largely Unionist and did not support North Carolina's secession from the Union. This marker commemorates what is called here "America's First Attempt at Unification."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/1/2006

last visited: 8/17/2010

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