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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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U.S. Civil War SitesDeath of Two Generals - Fox's Gap, MD

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Hidden away at where the Appalachian trail crosses Reno Monument Road, there are monuments here for two Generals, one Union, one Confederate who fell on the same day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2008

last visited: 10/3/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesZion Lutheran Church - Middletown, MD

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One of the most prolific landmarks of this proud Civil War town doubled as a field hospital as battles raged nearby. The church overlooks Route 40 - the National Road and is a contributing structure to the Middletown Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/22/2011

last visited: 7/5/2013

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U.S. Civil War SitesMiddletown, Maryland

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This entire town is a Civil War site. Historic markers, field hospitals, Civil War Trails markers, an historic district based on the town's Civil War connections & historic Route 40/National Road all make this a must-see for any history enthusiast.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/19/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Jackson Rose Bed and Breakfast - Harpers Ferry, WV

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Stonewall Jackson stayed here and made it his headquarters while in Harpers Ferry during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/28/2009

last visited: 8/15/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesSachs Covered Bridge - Gettysburg, PA

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This covered bridge is dubbed as Pennsylvania's most historic covered bridge. The Confederate army bid a hasty adieu to Gettysburg and retreated over this bridge in July of 1863. It was originally built in 1852 by David S. Stoner.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: 3/29/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesPeach Orchard - Gettysburg, PA

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A very famous second day battlefield consisting today of a replanted peach orchard and many monuments is marked by a cast iron sign denoting the historical nature of this site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/19/2011

last visited: 4/5/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesJoseph Sherfy Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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This farm featured prominently in the Battle of Gettysburg & was added as a contributing structure to this historic district. The house stood between line of CS & US troops on July 2 & 3 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/18/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is the most sought after piece of real estate for kids, ghost hunters, Civil War buffs and re-enactors. From the air it looks like the bones of a foot. From the ground, it is a gigantic, jumbled mass of boulders.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/22/2013

last visited: 9/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesHenry Spangler Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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The original structures on the farm including the farm house were constructed circa 1820 by George Plank. The farm was purchased by Henry Spangler in 1862. Today the house has been rehabbed in many ways and is a beautiful addition to the district.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/15/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesDaniel F Klingel Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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This farm featured prominently in the Battle of Gettysburg & was added as a contributing structure to this historic district. On July 2, 1863, Union soldiers took shelter in the house as they defended themselves and the farmstead was devastated.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesAbraham (Catherine) Trostle Farm Barn - Gettysburg, PA

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No Civil War barn or civilian site has received as much notoriety as the Trostle Barn. Built in 1850, this large Pennsylvania style bank barn still bears the hole in the brick under the side gable, where an enemy cannon ball passed through it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesLittle Round Top - Gettysburg, PA

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Little Round Top is the smaller of two rocky hills south of Gettysburg—the companion to the adjacent, taller hill named Big Round Top. It was the site of an unsuccessful assault by Confederate troops against the Union left flank on July 2, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: 9/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesGeorge Weikert Farm Barn - Gettysburg, PA

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This 18th century barn saw significant action during the Battle of Gettysburg, when the barn was used as a temporary field hospital by Union troops on the July 2-3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesMcPherson Barn - Gettysburg, PA

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One of the most recognizable sites on the Lincoln Highway within Gettysburg is the McPherson Barn. This is all that is left of the original farm, with this relic being restored in 1978.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Battle of Gettysburg Begins - Gettysburg, PA

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Perhaps one of the most important Civil War sites is located here along the Lincoln Highway. For it was here that the Battle of Gettysburg began and the beginning of the end for the Confederates could be recorded.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/24/2011

last visited: 9/9/2011

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