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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesKelly's Ford ~ Cavalry and Coffee

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Kelly's Ford was a strategic crossing location of the Rappahannock during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/2/2011

last visited: 6/2/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Shriver House - Gettysburg, PA

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This significant civil war house and contributing structure to the historic district is marked by the historical society and has been turned into a museum to teach about local cultural history with regards to the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/28/2011

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesQuaker Meeting House *** The Battle Begins

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(from civilwartraveler.com) Confederate cavalry watched the Federals advance toward Lynchburg from here, fighting a delaying action until Early moved into position.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VaRiverPyrate

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/28/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSpring Hill Cemetary

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(From civilwartraveler.com) Early moved troops into the cemetery during the battle to bolster his lines at the Salem Turnpike. Later, Confederate Gens. Thomas T. Munford, James Dearing and Jubal Early himself were buried here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VaRiverPyrate

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/25/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesPacket Boat Marshall

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The remains of the former "Queen of the James". The hull of the Packet Boat Marshall has been in residence in Riverside Park since 1936.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VaRiverPyrate

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/25/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSlaughter Pen Farm - Fredericksburg, VA

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The area is known as the "Slaughter Pen Farm" because the soldiers advanced with little or no cover against strongly positioned Confederates on high ground (Prospect Hill) and sustained heavy casualties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/25/2011

last visited: 5/23/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDumfries ~ Love's Tavern

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A Virginia Civil War Trails site located on U.S. 1 in Dumfries, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/22/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesConfederate States Armory - Kenansville, NC

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The battle and Destruction by the Union.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/22/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesConfederate States Armory - Kenansvlle, NC

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Two side by side, with different views of the same location

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/22/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesJones House, Confederate Jail - New Bern, NC

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The Jones House was used as a jail during the Federal occupation of New Bern.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LJParr

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/21/2011

last visited: 5/13/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCastillo de San Marcos National Monument - St. Augustine, Florida

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In 1861, a lone Union soldier stood watch on the fort, when the Confederate army demanded its surrender. No shots were fired during the surrender, nor the reoccupation of Union troops in 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Florida

date approved: 2/4/2011

last visited: 3/2/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFort Clinch State Park - Fernandina Beach, Florida

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Fort Clinch was built before the Civil War. Never truly completed, the construction on the fort stopped along with the end drawing down. The Union Army imported 3.5 million bricks from the north to complete what was done.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Florida

date approved: 2/4/2011

last visited: 10/22/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCivil War In Charlotte, Charlotte, TN

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This courthouse is so old, they still have the horse/carriage hitching pins in the lawn wall in front of the parking places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/5/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCarmel Church ~ Gathering for North Anna

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With Robert E. Lee on the south side and Winfield Hancock on the north side, the North Anna River's Chesterfield bridge was a natural meeting point.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/21/2010

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle of Blountville - Confederate Position

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A Tennessee Civil War Trails marker, located at the Confederate position of the battle of Blountville, Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum Hunters

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/3/2010

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFighting for Trenton ~ Trenton, TN

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Marker standing just to the right of the Civil War Monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/22/2010

last visited: 5/8/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDismal Swamp Canal -- Chesapeake, VA

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Marker describes the significance and some of the actions associated with the Dismal Swamp Canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Left Coast Labs

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/15/2010

last visited: 4/7/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGlencoe -- Chesapeake, VA

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Marker denoting the home of William Wallace, first lieutenant of the "Jackson Grays."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Left Coast Labs

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/15/2010

last visited: 1/15/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFemale Collegiate Institute - Freed House

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The Odd Fellows built a college, but it burnt down, and Mr. Freed built a house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/4/2010

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSweetwater Depot - Sweetwater, TN

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This civil war trails marker is located in a small park in Sweetwater TN.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Tennessee

date approved: 9/13/2010

last visited: 5/10/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGettysburg Heritage Sites Self-Guided Walking Tour - Gettysburg, PA

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Learn about history as you stroll though rolling hills which were once deadly battlefields but are now decorated with interpretive and endless monuments, memorials and markers. Learn about local town cultural too as you tour the town square.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/13/2010

last visited: 10/10/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesScales Law Office: Duty, Courage & Daring (Wentworth, NC)

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A Civil War Trails sign located at Academy St. (Route 311) and Franklin Street in Madison, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 3newsomes

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/4/2010

last visited: 6/3/2007

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle of Kingsport, Tn.

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A Civil War Trails marker located at the battle of kingsport site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum Hunters

location: Tennessee

date approved: 8/27/2010

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGuinea Station - Woodford, Virginia

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It was at the Chandler Farm at Guinea Station that Confederate General Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson died on May 10, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/27/2010

last visited: 3/12/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBedford, VA ~ Hunter's Raid ~ 1864 Valley Campaign

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Virginia Civil War Trail sign in downtown Bedford, VA. Union troops under Gen. David Hunter began arriving here June 15, 1864, and continued their mission of tearing up railroads and burning buildings used as Confederate supply depots.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/25/2010

last visited: never

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