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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesStrategic Center - Cumberland, Maryland

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Civil Wars trail marker giving information about the role Cumberland, Maryland played during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Front Royal: Bel Air

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Bel Air was the home of Lucy Buck who kept a diary of the action she witnessed during the Battle of Front Royal.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: 4/20/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesEllicott City B & O Railroad Station Museum

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Ellicott City B&O Railroad Station Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trainbug

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/22/2006

last visited: 3/30/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Front Royal

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The Front Royal Visitors Center is the starting point for the Battle of Front Royal Driving Tour that follows Gen. Stonewall Jackson and his Confederate troops through town as they defeated Union forces.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: 4/20/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Front Royal: Warren County Courthouse

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Fighting grew hot in the streets, building to building, and the 1st MD CSA took control of the courthouse from the 1st MD USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: 4/20/2015

Image for Civil Defense Fallout Shelter @ St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church - York, PAview gallery

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersCivil Defense Fallout Shelter @ St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church - York, PA

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The placard is to the right of the church, back where the courtyard entrance is, to the left of the door, not terribly high off of the ground.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Front Royal: Prospect Hill Cemetery

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Prospect Hill provided a good view of the town for the Confederates as the Battle of Front Royal commenced.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: 4/20/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesRiding of the Rails - York, PA

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This Civil War interpretive is part of a wonderful series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, in front of the reconstructed Colonial Courthouse (ca 1976).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2010

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Front Royal: Belle Boyd

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As the Confederate army advanced on Front Royal, Belle Boyd, a Confederate spy, informed them that the Union force in Front Royal was very small.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: 4/20/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesU.S. Army Hospital on Penn Common - York, PA

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After the battle of Gettysburg, Yorkers sent over 30 wagons filled with nurses, volunteers, food and supplies. Doctors at York Hospital treated more than 14,000 soldiers during the war, losing only 200.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsYork’s U.S. Army Hospital on Penn Common - U.S. Civil War - York, PA

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After the battle of Gettysburg, Yorkers sent over 30 wagons filled with nurses, volunteers, food and supplies. Doctors at York Hospital treated more than 14,000 soldiers during the war, losing only 200.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: 7/28/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Underground Railroad and Precursors to War Interpretive - York, PA

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This Civil War interpretive is part of a wonderful series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, at the northwest corner of Continental Square, within the York Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2010

last visited: never

Image for York Surrenders to Save City - York, PAview gallery

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U.S. Civil War SitesYork Surrenders to Save City - York, PA

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This Civil War interpretive is part of a wonderful series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, at the northeast corner of Continental Square, within the York Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2010

last visited: 8/31/2014

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U.S. Civil War Sites"Men who don't often weep wept then"/Prelude to Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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This two-sided sign of history is part of a wonderful interpretive series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, the same highway on which the Confederates marched over 150 years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/25/2010

last visited: 8/31/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesYork County Court House - York, PA

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An important Civil War site can be found at this courthouse on the Lincoln Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/2/2010

last visited: 8/31/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesWilliam C. Goodridge - York, PA

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This is an important site of a businessman, abolitionist who started his life born into slavery and became an important figure in the Underground Railroad. The site is marked by two historic signs NOT included in the Civil War Trails site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/17/2010

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsThe Stone House - U.S. Civil War - Manassas, VA

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The historic stone house was used as a hospital for both Union and Confederate soldiers during the both Battles of Manassas. It is near the intersection of Sudley Road and Lee Highway, in the Manassas National Battlefield Park, Manassas, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/6/2010

last visited: 4/28/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesChester Gap

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Chester Gap was an important pass through the Blue Ridge Mountains for both the Union and Confederate armies to move troops and supplies.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/4/2012

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesManassas Battlefield, Manassas VA.

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In the summer of 1861, enthusiastic volunteers in colorful uniforms gathered to fight the first major land battle of the war. Confident that their foes would turn and run, neither side anticipated the smoke, din and death of battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/16/2007

last visited: 4/28/2013

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BattlefieldsManassas Battlefield (Bull Run), Manassas VA.

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In the summer of 1861, enthusiastic volunteers in colorful uniforms gathered to fight the first major land battle of the war. Confident that their foes would turn and run, neither side anticipated the smoke, din and death of battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/14/2007

last visited: 4/28/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFisher's Hill Battlefield

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Site of the 1864 battle between Union General Philip Sheridan and Confederate General Jubal Early. This is a self-guided walking tour (about 1/2 hour) in the Shenandoah Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Arby Geo

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/25/2006

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBrady's Crossing (Cresaptown) - Cresaptown, Maryland

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The Brady's Crossing CWDT Marker is located on Darrows Lane in the village of Cresaptown, Allegany County, Maryland

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFairfax Museum and Visitor Center

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Located along 236 in Fairfax, VA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member robert

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/26/2006

last visited: 10/26/2006

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Front Royal: Asbury Chapel

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The Battle of Front Royal started at this chapel where Confederate Gen. Stonewall Jackson stopped to assess his plan of attack and ordered the 1st MD to the front.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesLincoln Cottage - Washington DC

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President Lincoln's Cottage was where Abraham Lincoln escaped the heat and bustle of Washington, D.C., from June to November of the Civil War years 1862 through 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member akern.geo

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 4/15/2009

last visited: 7/13/2013

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