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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 SitesCivil War Memorial Arch - Junction City

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The Civil War Memorial Arch is in Heritage Park Junction City KS.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Kansas

date approved: 5/2/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBollinger Mill State Historic Site - Bollinger MO

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The Mill was burnt down by the Union Army to prevent flour and meal to be sent to the Confederate Army.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/9/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Civil War in St. Joseph - St. joseph MO

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The Civil War in St. Joseph across the street from the 1860's Pony Express St.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/25/2016

last visited: 4/27/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesColonial Williamsburg - Williamsburg, VA

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Over 400 years in the making, Colonial Williamsburg is one of the most historically rich areas in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 9/9/2013

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesWren Building - Williamsburg, VA

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The oldest college building still in use in the United States is located in Williamsburg, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesYorktown Battlefield - Yorktown, VA

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What is left of a fortification during the battle of Yorktown in the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 4/14/2016

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSmithsonian Museum of American History - Washington, D.C

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This is one of many museums along the Washington National Mall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDecature Dorsey - Ellicott City, MD

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A plaque about a black civil war hero.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 4/17/2016

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDover Hotel - Dover, Tn

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The old Dover Hotel was the headquarters of the Confederate forces during the Siege of Fort Donelson. The Hotel is located at 120 Fort Donelson Shores Road in Dover, TN.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/25/2015

last visited: 10/15/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesEllicott's Mills - Ellicott City, MD

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A Civil War Trail site located in Downtown Ellicott City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/30/2015

last visited: 5/31/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBaltimore Regional Trail - Ellicott City, MD

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A Civil War Trail site located near the Howard County Police Museum and the Howard County Visitor Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/30/2015

last visited: 5/31/2015

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

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This building, now a Museum, is a contributing building to the Boston African American National Historic Site. During the Civil War, soldiers were recruited here for the 54th and 55th Massachusetts regiments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/19/2015

last visited: 6/29/2010

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCorinth Civil War Interpretive Center -- Corinth MS

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The Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center at Corinth MS is a Civil War Discovery Trail site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/9/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Pink Palace -- Memphis TN

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The Pink Palace, a 1920s over-the-top mansion turned history and science Museum, is on the Civil War Discovery Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFort Pickering -- Memphis TN

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A Civil War trail sign explaining the history of Fort Pickering stands in a small pocket Park near the on ramp to the Memphis- Arkansas bridge of the I- 55.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesConfederate Park -- Memphis TN

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Memphis citizens watched the Federal and Confederate navies fight for control of the city in 1862 from the high bluffs that are now set aside as Confederate Park

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesUnionists Within the Confederacy - Pigeon Forge, TN

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This Civil War Trail plaque is at the Old Mill & General Store located at 175 Old Mill Avenue in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Tennessee

date approved: 3/24/2015

last visited: 10/25/2015

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFort Gaines Historic Site -- Dauphin Island AL

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The Fort Gaines state historic site is listed on the US Civil War Discovery Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2015

last visited: 3/24/2016

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSoldier Tourist - Point Park - Lookout Mountain, TN

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Marker between two cannon near the museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/29/2015

last visited: 3/24/2015

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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: 2/20/2015

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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: 4/18/2016

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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: 6/29/2010

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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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