Civil War Adventure - St. Albans, Vermont
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vermontish
N 44° 48.657 W 073° 05.018
18T E 651535 N 4963735
Quick Description: An incident during the St. Albans Raid
Location: Vermont, United States
Date Posted: 11/27/2011 3:41:45 AM
Waymark Code: WMD6JX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever
Views: 4

Long Description:
HERE
WAS ENACTED ONE OF THE
STIRRING INCIDENTS OF
THE ST. ALBANS RAID
OCTOBER 19TH 1864
AN ADVENTURE OF
THE CIVIL WAR

ERECTED
OCTOBER 19TH 1914

This plaque was placed on the fiftieth anniversary of the St. Albans Raid, the northernmost action of the Civil War, as described here.

According to James Campi of the Civil War Preservation Trust (in his book Civil War Sites, 2nd: The Official Guide to the Civil War Discovery Trail) this was the Franklin County Bank (one of the three banks robbed during the raid), which became the Franklin-Lamoille Bank and is now a TD Bank branch.

Group that erected the marker: Not identified

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
8 North Main Street
St. Albans, VT US
05478


URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: Not listed

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