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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 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 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 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 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 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 SitesJackson's Flank Attack - Chancellorsville VA

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On this quiet meadow, Stonewall Jackson led one of most famous and successful Confederate attacks during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/2/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesFairview - Chancellorsville VA

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An old family home was caught in an intense artillery duel at Hazel Grove during the Battle of Chancellorsville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/10/2011

last visited: 7/22/2012

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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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U.S. Civil War SitesBullock House - Chancellorsville VA

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Union troops entrenched at the Bullocks' home during Gen. Joe Hooker's retreat at the Battle of Chancellorsville. Their house and fields were destroyed.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesLee's Greatest Triumph

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Just a little bit of history regarding the American Civil War. Or as it was known then, the War Between the States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member toadjumper

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/1/2010

last visited: 3/19/2012

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Maury Birthplace

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During the Battle of Chancellorsville, Confederate cavalry chief J.E.B. Stuart made his HQ at the Maury birthplace.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/3/2007

last visited: 9/7/2007

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U.S. Civil War SitesLee-Jackson Bivouac - Chancellorsville VA

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General R. E. Lee and General Stonewall Jackson met at an intersection to discuss a bold plan against the Union Army the night of May 1, 1863 during the Battle of Chancellorsville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/13/2011

last visited: 3/13/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesChancellorsville Earthworks

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This waymark is a nice little preserved space highlighting some forgotten history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member moongecko

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/15/2008

last visited: 6/6/2014

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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 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 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 SitesKelly's Ford - Culpeper County VA

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The first significant cavalry battle of the Civil War took place when Union troops crossed the Rappahannock River at Kelly's Ford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2011

last visited: never

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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 SitesInnis House - Fredericksburg VA

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A small frame home was caught in the line of fire during the Battle of Fredericksburg and bears the scars 150 years later.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/24/2011

last visited: 11/19/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesStephens House - Fredericksburg VA

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Martha Stephens' house was caught in the crossfire during the Battle of Fredericksburg, but she refused to leave and administered aid to the fallen.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/24/2011

last visited: 11/19/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesUpper Pontoon Bridge, Rappahannock River, Battle of Fredericksburg, Dec 12-13, 1862

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Location of the Union army upper pontoon bridge crossing the Rappahannock River during the battle of Fredericskburg, Dec 12-13, 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/23/2009

last visited: 3/18/2010

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U.S. Civil War SitesCourthouse - Fredericksburg VA

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The Union army used the courthouse in Fredericksburg to house hundreds of escaping slaves and a signal tower and lookout point during the Battle of Fredericksburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/24/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesFerry Farm - Fredericksburg, VA

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Ferry Farm became a combat zone on Dec. 11, 1862, the first day of the battle of Fredericksburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/9/2011

last visited: 12/8/2012

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