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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesAntietam Station - Sharpsburg MD

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Antietam Station, once known as Sharpsburg Station, was where many of the veterans and families came to town to visit the Cemetery and commemorate the 1862 Battle of Antietam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member akern.geo

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/27/2009

last visited: 7/6/2009

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGrove Farm at Antietam Battlefield - Sharpsburg MD

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President Lincoln visited Gen. George McClellan at Antietam Battlefield two weeks after the September 17, 1862, battle. The posted coordinates will take you to the historical marker for Grove Farm where they met.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member akern.geo

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/27/2009

last visited: 7/6/2009

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Field HospitalsMcMurran Hall/Old Town Hall - U.S. Civil War - Sheperdstown, WV

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This building, at the time of the Antietam or Maryland Campaign, was the town hall, unfinished, when it and any available building in Shepherdstown were made into field hospitals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: West Virginia

date approved: 12/12/2014

last visited: 9/4/2014

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Field HospitalsEntler Hotel - U.S. Civil War - Shepherdstown, WV

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Union soldiers were treated in this former hotel after the bloody battle of Antietam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/21/2012

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCentral Maryland Heritage League - Middletown. MD

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The Maryland Civil War program has identified this structure as an official Trails site, marking it with interpretives, and making it as the second site on the Trails tour of this town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/19/2011

last visited: 7/15/2011

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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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Field HospitalsZion Lutheran Church - U.S. Civil War - 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: 7/3/2014

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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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Battlefields1862 Battle of Harpers Ferry - Harpers Ferry, WV

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A historical marker about the Union Skirmish Line of the Battle of Harpers Ferry is located on the Bolivar Heights/Schoolhouse Ridge section of the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/24/2008

last visited: 2/11/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesHarpers Ferry National Historical Park - Harpers Ferry, WV

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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park IN West Virginia is a historic town in the metro DC area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/1/2009

last visited: 9/3/2014

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BattlefieldsBolivar Heights Battlefield - Bolivar, WV

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The Bolivar Heights Battlefield is located on 340A near Harpers Ferry, WV.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member uccacher

location: West Virginia

date approved: 10/3/2011

last visited: 10/6/2012

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMeade Takes Command - Frederick, MD

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Maj. Gen. George Meade received his notice to take over command of the Army of The Potomac near this marker at Prospect Hall. The Battle of Gettysburg was just days away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/13/2012

last visited: 6/1/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCity Hall - Frederick, MD

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City hall was formerly the courthouse, at which several events related to the US Civil War occurred.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/7/2012

last visited: 6/1/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMonocacy National Battlefield - Frederick MD

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The Battle of Monocacy on July 9, 1864, became known as the "Battle that Saved Washington, DC".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member akern.geo

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/14/2009

last visited: 5/26/2014

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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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BattlefieldsThe Peach 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: 7/20/2011

last visited: 4/5/2015

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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 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 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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Field HospitalsThe Wheatfield - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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An often overlooked & well-hidden, yet significant monument records the location and events of a makeshift field hospital established on the front lines near the Wheatfield during the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: 4/5/2015

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Field HospitalsHenry Spangler Farm - U.S. Civil War - 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. During the Battle of Gettysburg after, the farm structures served as a field hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/17/2012

last visited: never

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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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