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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 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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Field HospitalsSalem Church - U.S. Civil War - Spotsylvania VA

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Salem Church instantly became a field hospital after two days of fighting on its grounds left thousands of wounded and dead soldiers lying in the churchyard.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/6/2011

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Salem Church, Spotsylvania, VA

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Battle of Salem Church, May 3 + 4, 1863, fought by Lee and Hooker, concluded the Chancellorsille campaign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/31/2009

last visited: 8/5/2010

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFredericksburg City Dock, Union Artillery on Stafford Heights

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Virginia Civil War Discovery Trail, Fredericksburg City Dock, Union Artillery on Stafford Heights.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/21/2009

last visited: 10/22/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFredericksburg City Dock, Bridges and Biscuits

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Virginia Civil War Discovery Trail, Fredericksburg City Dock, Bridges and Biscuits.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/21/2009

last visited: 8/5/2009

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFredericksburg City Dock, Contesting The Crossing

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Fredericksburg City Dock ~ Contesting the Crossing

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/21/2009

last visited: 10/22/2011

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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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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFredericksburg Battlefield

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Part of the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park, the battle that took place here was fought on December 13, 1862 and though a Confederate victory, it proved to be a hollow one.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 5/24/2014

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BattlefieldsMarye's Heights - Fredericksburg Battlefield

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Part of the campaign at Fredericksburg, this Civil War battle took place along a sunken road worn by wagon wheels and stone wall giving the Confederate army a ready-made defensive line.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/6/2007

last visited: 11/19/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesWhite Oak Church

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White Oak Church ~ "Seems to have belonged to some former age"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/15/2009

last visited: 1/24/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSlaughter Pen Farm - Fredericksburg, VA

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The area is known as the "Slaughter Pen Farm" because the soldiers advanced with little or no cover against strongly positioned Confederates on high ground (Prospect Hill) and sustained heavy casualties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/25/2011

last visited: 5/23/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesTodd's Tavern

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The Union and Confederate cavalries clashed at the crossroads in the race for Spotsylvania Court House.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/1/2012

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesJohn Wilkes Booth

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John Wilkes Booth; Escape of an Assassin; War on the Chesapeake Bay.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/26/2009

last visited: 4/24/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesPelham's Corner - Fredericksburg VA

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Although greatly outnumbered, the Gallant Pelham delayed thousands of Union soldiers from attacking the Jackson Corps at the Battle of Fredericksburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/12/2012

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesJackson's Headquarters, Elkton

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This house served as headquarters of General "Stonewall" Jackson during the early park of the Shenandoah Valley Campaign during the US Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/2/2012

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

Image for McCoull Spring - Spotsylvania Court House VAview gallery

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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 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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BattlefieldsSpotsylvania Court House Battlefield

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A bloody two-week battle raged at Spotsylvania Court House, VA during the Civil War between Union troops under the command of Gen. U. S. Grant and Confederate troops under Gen. R. E. Lee, during their march to Richmond.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/24/2010

last visited: 12/20/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSpotsylvania Court House Battlefield

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On their way to Richmond, the troops of Union Gen. Grant and Confederate Gen. Lee met and clashed at Spotsylvania Court House for two weeks in May 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: 12/20/2014

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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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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesTown of Orange

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Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and 45,000 men set up winter encampment in Orange County, VA after returning from Gettysburg in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2012

last visited: 3/12/2015

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