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Mark sites along the Civil War Discovery Trail as identified by the Civil War Preservation Trust.
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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Chicamacomico Races & Exodus from Chicamacomico

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A two-sided Civil War marker in Chicamacomico section of the Outer Banks near Rodanthe, the site of the Battle of Chicamacomico. The text is transcribed in the Long Description.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/1/2006

last visited: 6/12/2008

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesNew Bern Academy

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This early 19th-century building, which served as a military hospital during the Civil War, now houses exhibits focusing on the history of New Bern, including much on the Civil War. Topics covered include the Confederate defense of the town in 1862, the Union occupation and battles, and the structure's role as hospital. Open 1-4:30 pm Monday-Saturday.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/29/2006

last visited: 12/29/2009

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSandford House, Fayetteville, North Carolina

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The Sandford House is a historic home in Fayetteville that, according to local tradition, was used as a barracks by General Sherman's troops during the Union occupation of Fayetteville in March, 1865. The posted coordinates will take you to the North Carolina Civil War Trails interpretive signs at the home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/16/2006

last visited: 7/25/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesAverasboro Battlefield

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The Battle of Averasboro was fought on March 15 and 16, 1865. This waymark takes you to interpretive signage outside The Averasboro Battlefield Museum. Continue south on the highway for more markers and monuments.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/14/2006

last visited: 6/12/2010

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesOld Bluff Church

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This Civil War Trails site is a historic church site that Sherman's troops marched by on the way to Averasboro. One brigade briefly stopped to camp here, but were then called into action. The coordinates will take you to the North Carolina interpretive signage just outside the church grounds. The ground are open everyday from 9 am to 5 pm, but the signage can be visited anytime during daylight hours.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/14/2006

last visited: 6/11/2006

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesEdward J. Hale House

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The Hale House was the home of pro-Southern local newspaper publisher, Edward J. Hale. The newspaper plant where Hale's newspaper was published was destroyed by Union forces in 1865, but Hale's home was spared. The posted coordinates will take you to the North Carolina Civil War Trails interpretive sign for Hale House which faces the home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/9/2006

last visited: 6/14/2006

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFayetteville Arsenal

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Site of the Confederate Arsenal in Fayetteville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/6/2006

last visited: 7/25/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMarket House, Fayetteville, NC

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This stately landmark and town centerpiece, dating from 1832, was the scene of a brief cavalry action as Union forces entered Fayetteville. The posted coordinates will take you to the NC Civil War Trails marker on Market Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/5/2006

last visited: 3/12/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesKittrell Confederate Cemetery

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Kittrell Confederate Cemetery is the final resting place for 54 Confederate soldiers who died at a nearby military hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/28/2006

last visited: 12/31/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCalvary Cemetery - St. Louis, Missouri

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Catholic cemetery in north St Louis, is the final resting place for many Civil War veterans from both the Union and Confederate armies, including the grave of General William Tecumseh Sherman.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/14/2006

last visited: 11/10/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesNorth Carolina State Capitol

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This building housed the North Carolina Secession Convention in 1861 when North Carolina voted to secede from the Union. The U.S. Army Signal Corp used the top of the rotunda to signal the war's end in 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/10/2006

last visited: 7/11/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesJohn Harris - Simon Cameron Mansion

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Founder of Harrisburg and Secretary of War both lived here~

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/9/2006

last visited: 6/8/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBellefontaine Cemetery

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Large cemetery located in north St Louis is the final resting place from many Civil War veterans and other Civil War notables.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/8/2006

last visited: 11/10/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBennett Place State Historic Site, Durham, North Carolina

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Bennett Place is a Civil War Discovery Trail Site in Durham, North Carolina. The largest troop surrender of the Civil War took place here on April 26, 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/7/2006

last visited: 3/8/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCarnton Plantation

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Carnton Plantation, built circa 1815, served a major role in the Battle of Franklin, TN in 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LSUMonica

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/6/2006

last visited: 6/11/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCity of Franklin

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The City of Franklin has numerous Civil War related sites. The city served as a battleground on two seperate occasions in the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LSUMonica

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/6/2006

last visited: 9/9/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMcGavock Confederate Cemetery

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McGavock Confederate Cemetery is the largest private Confederate cemetery in the nation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LSUMonica

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/6/2006

last visited: 1/25/2009

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Carter House

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Built in 1830, the Carter House was the location of the 1864 Battle of Franklin. Serving as a federal command post before the battle and as a hospital after, the house and grounds are today preserved on 10 acres. In this evening battle lasting only five hours, more Confederate soldiers, including 13 generals, were lost than in Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LSUMonica

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/6/2006

last visited: 1/21/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesLotz House Museum

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Tthe historic house built in 1858 by Johann Albert Lotz which became a prominent landmark on the field of the battle of Franklin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LSUMonica

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/6/2006

last visited: 1/25/2009

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