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U.S. Civil War SitesLast at Appomattox - Appomattox, VA

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A monument marks the site of where W.R.Cox of Grimes Division fired The Last shot of the American Civil War on April 9, 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesA Strategic Delay - Appomattox, VA

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One of the last defenses made by Union before the war ended hours later.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesAppomattox - Appomattox, VA

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A marker marking the Battle of Appomattox Courthouse.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesWartime Landscape - Appomattox, VA

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Where Lee's army marched in defeat to the nearby court house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesRichmond-Lynchburg Stage Road - Appomattox, VA

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This is the road that General Lee planned to escape from the north, but eventually used it to go to the Appomattox Court House to end the war.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War Sites"Message of Peace" - Appomattox, VA

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Near the site of where Grant made a rough draft of his terms of surrender.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesMcLean House - Appomattox, VA

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The place where the Civil War officially ended.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesGrant's Pursuit - Appomattox, VA

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The site where Grant charged Lee, in the last moments of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesBattle of Appomattox Station - Appomattox, VA

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One of the last few battle sites of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesOld Appomattox Court House - Appomattox, VA

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The original site that the Civil War was planned to be ended in, but because it was closed on Sundays, it was moved a few hundred feet to the nearby McLean House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: 4/7/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesClover Hill Tavern - Appomattox, VA

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In this tavern, printing of paroles for Confederate soldiers shortly after their surrender here on April 9, 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: 4/7/2015

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U.S. Civil War 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: 4/8/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Battle of Cross Keys

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At this location there are two signs one with a description of the battle and the other with a map.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 79scouts

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/28/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesChewning Farm - Wilderness VA

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The Chewning Farm was a strategic point on the Wilderness battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/19/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesHiggerson Farm - Wilderness VA

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Permelia Higgerson watched and taunted Union troops as they trampled through her property on the Wilderness battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/17/2010

last visited: 5/26/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesTapp Field - Wilderness VA

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Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee faced crisis in the Wilderness when Union troops swept across this field and his reinforcements had not arrived.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/24/2010

last visited: 5/25/2010

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U.S. Civil War SitesBrock Road/Plank Road Intersection - Wilderness VA

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One of the most horrific battles of the Civil War took place in the overgrown woods at this intersection of the Wilderness.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/11/2010

last visited: 3/27/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesLee's Headquarters - Spotsylvania Courthouse VA

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A block of granite marks where General Robert E. Lee had his headquarters set up during the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/29/2011

last visited: 12/15/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesHarrison House - Spotsylvania Court House VA

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A family home was caught in the middle of the battle at Spotsylvania Court House and served as temporary Confederate headquarters for Gen. Robert E. Lee.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/19/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesEllwood

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The house and outbuildings were used as a field hospital by the Confederates during the Battle of Chancellorsville. In the family cemetery lies the arm of Stonewall Jackson. The house was later used as a Union headquarters.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/16/2007

last visited: 4/6/2013

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U.S. Civil War SitesGrant's Headquarters - Wilderness VA

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When Union Gen. U. S. Grant came to Virginia, he set up his command post near the Wilderness battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/11/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe McCoull House - Spotsylvania Court House VA

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The McCoull house and farm got caught in the crossfire during the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House in May 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesMcCoull Spring - Spotsylvania Court House VA

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The McCoull farm suffered severe damage during the fighting at Bloody Angle, but their spring was a valuable source of water to the Confederates.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/31/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesLandram Farm - Spotsylvania Court House VA

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The Landram Farm was turned into a bloody killing field during the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesCatharine Furnace

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The Catharine Furnace found at the Chancellorsville Battlefield was used by the Confederacy during the War for the production of iron.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/4/2007

last visited: 10/23/2011

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