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NN128.3 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesDunker Church - Sharpsburg, MD

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During the battle of Antietam this church was the focal point of a number of Union attacks against the Conf. left flank. Most after action reports by commanders of both sides, including Union Gen. Hooker & Conf. Stonewall Jackson refer to the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

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NN128.7 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Bloody Cornfield - Sharpsburg, MD

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A locational tablet marks the western side of the Bloody Cornfield, site of the most vicious, bloody & deadliest fighting in all of the Civil War. Today it is the site of numerous monuments, markers & cannons displayed on both sides of the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/15/2012

last visited: 7/16/2013

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NN129.2 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesD.R. Miller Farm - Sharpsburg, MD

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This house is the only remaining structure on the property which existed during the battle of Antietam. It served as a field hospital for both sides after the battle. During the battle, the land around the farm was littered with dead soldiers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/15/2012

last visited: never

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NN129.6 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesOld South Mountain Inn - Middletown, MD

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This site can be found along the National Road/Route 40, within this new Civil War district of about 115 properties. This is one of the most significant contributing buildings and an important Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/3/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

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NN129.6 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesTurner's Pass tablets - Zittlestown, MD

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A series of 6 tablets that descibe the events leading up to the battle at Fox's Gap.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2008

last visited: 9/4/2014

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NN129.9 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesJoseph Poffenberger Farmstead - Sharpsburg, MD

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The Poffenberger farmstead was a major player during the Battle of Antietam. Union troops bivouacked there the night before the battle & again the next day to treat the wounded. According to the NPS, the log farmhouse was built circa 1770.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/11/2012

last visited: never

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NENE129.9 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesLincoln in Annapolis - Annapolis, MD

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President Abraham Lincoln visited Annapolis, MD in February 1865 on his way to join Secretary of State William Seward in a meeting with the Confederate peace commissioners.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WayBetterFinder

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/15/2012

last visited: 10/18/2014

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NN131.3 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesWashington Monument

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The "original" Washington Monument, at Washington Monument State Park

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member robert

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/22/2006

last visited: 10/2/2014

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SWSW140.5 km

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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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SWSW140.5 km

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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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SWSW140.7 km

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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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SWSW141 km

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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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SWSW141 km

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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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SWSW141 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesAppomattox - Appomattox, VA

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A marker marking the Battle of Appomattox Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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SWSW141.1 km

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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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SWSW141.5 km

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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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SWSW142.1 km

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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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SWSW142.1 km

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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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SWSW142.1 km

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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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NN146.6 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesSt John's Lutheran Church - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Marker with information about the role the church played in the Civil War in Hagerstown, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/29/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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NN146.8 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesLyceum - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Marker for former building which was a hospital for both sides during the Civil War in Hagerstown, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/30/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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NN146.9 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesWashington County Courthouse - Ransom- Hagerstown, Maryland

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The earlier Washington County Courthouse was site of an interesting transaction during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/30/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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