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U.S. Civil War SitesWrightsville - Wrightsville, PA

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This important sign of history marks the furthest spot north the Confederate army pushed during the Civil War. This sign greets all visitors, either pedestrian or motorists who travel across the Civil War era Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesGettysburg Campaign - Wrightsville, PA

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This is an official PHMP blue historic marker which details an important skirmish of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: 6/25/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesFort Willard

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Fort Willard Park, Alexandria Virginia. This small suburban park, located in the center of a traffic circle and surrounded by private homes, contains the remains of Fort Willard, part of the Arlington Line of the Civil War Defenses of Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member telesonic

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/24/2008

last visited: 7/20/2008

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U.S. Civil War SitesPennsylvania Iron Industry Fuels Progress and Victory - Columbia, PA

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Wars are won with weapons. The side with the most weapons, with all things being equal, will usually win. During the Civil War, this area was a crucial Civil War site for the manufacturing of pig iron, fueling weapons for the Union army.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/25/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesRailroads During the Civil War - Columbia, PA

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This marker is part of the Civil War Trails series of interpretives, many of which can be found in this immediate area. This one is on Columbia Rotary Park, near the sidewalk, at the foot of the Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesColumbia - Columbia, PA

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This sign greets all visitors, either pedestrian or motorists who travel across the Civil War era Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge. This historic marker is part of the Civil War Trail series of interpretives found all over this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: 1/4/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesFirst National Bank - Columbia, PA

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This wonderful interpretive is part of the PA Civil War Trails found especially in Columbia, Wrightsville and York. This structure, a former bank, was active during the Civil War and played a significant role during Columbia's part in the War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/4/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesPrelude to Gettysburg - Columbia, PA

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This Sign of History is part of a wonderful interpretive series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on the grounds of the Susquehanna Valley Visitor Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesA Desperate Plan - Columbia, PA

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Welcome to Columbia, PA, a hot bed of civil war activity! A beautiful interpretive tells about a pivotal turning point in the Civil War. Read on....

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesSt. James Episcopal Church - Brandy Station VA

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A country church was a focal point in the greatest cavalry battle of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/29/2011

last visited: never

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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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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 SitesUnion XIIth Corps Winter Camp - Stafford VA

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A NY regiment of the Union 12th Corps was encamped in Brooke, VA in the winter of 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/25/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesUnion Redoubt #3 - Stafford VA

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A monument marks the location of a Union fort in Brooke VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/25/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesPotomac Creek Bridge, Stafford, VA "Beanpoles and Cornstalks"

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Site of the Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac rail bridge across Potomac Creek. A key lifeline for both sides of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/22/2009

last visited: 8/4/2009

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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 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 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 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 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 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 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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