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Mark sites along the Civil War Discovery Trail as identified by the Civil War Preservation Trust.
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The Civil War Discovery Trail was established to enhance the understanding of the Civil War and its enduring impact. Sites are specially selected for their historic significance and the educational opportunities afforded. Sites along the trail include battlefields, stops along the Underground Railroad, old homes, museums, parks and other sites which bring history to life. For a waymark to be listed in this category the site must be listed by the Civil War Preservation Trust as a site on the Civil War Discovery TrailNorth Carolina Civil War Discovery Trail Virginia Civil War Discovery Trail or listed on the Civil War Trails site

Instructions for Posting a Civil War Discovery Trail Sites Waymark:
Post a picture of the entry sign to the site if there is one. The coordinates should be at the sign or main entry to the site.

Post at least one other picture featuring a Civil War related item or scene. Coordinates should be listed in the picture's description if significantly different from the main waymark's coordinates.

The title for the waymark must match the site name listed on the Civil War Discovery TrailNorth Carolina Civil War Discovery Trail Virginia Civil War Discovery Trail or listed on the Civil War Trails site - City, State At least one picture must be posted on the Waymark's facing page.

Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Post at least one photo of a Civil War related item or scene and post one Civil War Discovery you learned while visiting the waymark. The photo should have the coordinates of where it was taken if significantly different from the waymark's coordinates.
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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGettysburg Campaign and Boonsboro - Lee's Headquarters - Boonsboro, MD

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The two markers at this location within Boonsboro describe the travels of two of Lee's campaigns-the Antietam Campaign and the Gettysburg Campaign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCamp Chase Confederate Cemetery - Columbus, Ohio

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Camp Chase, was used for training Union soldiers. Later, it served as a prison for captured Confederates. Camp Chase is one of the largest Confederate cemeteries in the north, with over 2,000 prisoners buried there.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/3/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Globe Hotel - St. George, Bermuda

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The Globe Hotel is a museum on the Civil War Discovery Trail. It is located on the Duke of York Street one block north of King's Square in St. George, Bermuda.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Bermuda

date approved: 10/27/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCivil War in Tennessee - Marion County, TN

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I-24 rest area/Visitors Center just inside the GA-TN line

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/9/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBoston African American National Historic Site - Boston, MA

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The Boston African American National Site includes several buildings clustered together and a trail that traverses Beacon Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle of Murfreesboro - Murphfreesboro, TN

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Tennessee Civil War Trails

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 8/9/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSnow's Battery - Port Deposit, MD

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An historical marker and an information tablet on Main Street in Port Deposit describes the formation and role of the Union's Battery B of the 1st Maryland Light Artillery, known as Snow's Battery, during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesLee vs. Grant - Varina, VA

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This marker is located on the west side of Airport Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/6/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail Sites1862 Peninsula Campaign - Varina, VA

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This marker is located on the west side of Airport Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/6/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesChesterfield County Courthouse - Chesterfield, VA

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This marker is located in the county seat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/6/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFort Dickerson - Knoxville, Tennessee

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One of the Union forts built to protect the southern approaches to Knoxville, Fort Dickerson is now part of a city park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMcNeill’s Raid - Cumberland, Maryland

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This marker is located at the intersection of Baltimore Avenue and Queen City Drive in the City of Cumberland, 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 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 SitesFolck's Mill - Cumberland, Maryland

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This marker is located at Shriner's Hall - 13100 Ali Ghan Road NE in the City of Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: 8/23/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesOakland - Oakland, Maryland

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The Oakland Civil War Discovery Trail Marker is located at the restored Oakland Train Depot on East Liberty Street in the Town of Oakland, Garrett County, Maryland

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/10/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSwann's Castle - Leesburg, Virginia

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Site of Confederate encampment during the Civil War near Leesburg, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/6/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFort Morgan - Ft. Morgan, AL

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Fort Morgan was the scene of a Civil War battle in August 1864 when Admiral David Farragut took his US fleet past the fort and into Mobile Bay.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/23/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFendall Hall - Eufaula, AL

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Fendall Hall was one of the first great Italianate style homes constructed in Eufaula, AL.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/14/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesLoudoun County Court Square - Leesburg, Virginia

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Marker giving insight into the Civil War in Leesburg, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/14/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCouncil of War - Should We Attack? - Boonsboro, Maryland

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Civil War Discovery marker at Devil's Backbone County Park near Boonsboro, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFirst and Second Battles of Hagerstown, Maryland

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Markers with information about the First and Second Battles of Hagerstown.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/4/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGladeville in the Civil War ~ "The Burnt City" ~ Wise, Virginia

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A Civil War Discovery Trail Site marker in Wise, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum Hunters

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/29/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesMaple Leaf - Maple, NC

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Maple Leaf *** A Great Escape

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DukeRoom

location: North Carolina

date approved: 2/26/2014

last visited: 2/16/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFirst Battle of Newtonia, MO

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Marker and information on the First Battle of Newtonia, Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MountainWoods

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/25/2014

last visited: 2/23/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSecond Battle of Newtonia, MO

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Marker and information on the Second Battle of Newtonia, Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MountainWoods

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/25/2014

last visited: 2/23/2014

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