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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Athenaeum - Wheeling, West Virginia

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Marker for historic former theater building which served as a prison during the Civil War in Wheeling, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/27/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe First Campaign - Wheeling, West Virginia

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Civil War Trails marker giving history of early portion of Civil War in "western" Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/27/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesIndependence Hall - Wheeling, West Virginia

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Former customs house which served as the site of important meeting which led to the formation of the State of West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/27/2014

last visited: never

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Historic FortsFort Steuben - Steubenville, Ohio

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Fort Steuben was a fortification erected in present day Steubenville, Ohio in the 18th century to provide protection from Indians for the first surveyors to venture into the Northwest Territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 12/3/2014

last visited: 10/19/2015

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersJefferon County Court House - Steubenville, Ohio

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This shelter sign can be found on the right side of the front door of the court house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rattrak

location: Ohio

date approved: 8/15/2014

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesAttacking Fairmont

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Confederate cavalry under the command of Gen. William E. Jones attacks Fairmont on April 29, 1863. His prime mission is to destroy the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 12/13/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFrancis H. Peirpont Home

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Near here stood the home of Francis Harrison Pierpont, governor of the Restored Government of Virginia and the "Father of West Virginia."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 12/14/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesGraves of the Pierponts

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Known as the "Father of West Virginia", Frances H. Pierpont and his wife, Julia Augusta Robertson Pierpont are buried together in the Woodlawn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/31/2010

last visited: 6/23/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesA. Brooks Fleming House

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This is the home that Aretas Brooks Fleming lived in during the war, and later became the 8th governor of West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 12/13/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesAttack on Fairmont

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Trails sign describes the scene as Confederate Gen. Jones sent two columns of men through Fairmont. Part of the raiding party attacked a suspension bridge here then headed for the nearby B&O Railroad bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/30/2010

last visited: 5/19/2011

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle for the Bridge

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Detachments from several Union units stationed in Fairmont attempted to prevent Confederate raiders from crossing the suspension bridge over the Monongahela River but were ultimately overcome.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/30/2010

last visited: 5/19/2011

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersU.S. Post Office - Monongahela, Pennsylvania

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While built in 1915, the basement of this post office was likely modified to be "suitable" as a Cold War fallout shelter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersFallout Shelter at Middle School

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Fall out center located at the middle school in Newcomerstown, OH

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member teachingkris

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/6/2010

last visited: never

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NWNW80.6 km

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersBPOE Fallout Shelter Newcomerstown, OH

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Located on Main Street in Newcomerstown, this fallout shelter is housed in the BPOE Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member teachingkris

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/6/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesMorgan Heritage Trail (End of the Line)

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Between 1862 and 1863 there were 3 Morgan raids, the First Raid, Christmas Raid and the Great Raid, this series highlights some of those raids and gives you a look back at history. To fully enjoy this series, it is best to follow the route that Morgan went as much as possible by following the older roads along your path.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Turtle3863

location: Ohio

date approved: 8/13/2006

last visited: 5/7/2011

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersPost Office - New Concord, Ohio

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Post Office, 61 W Main St (US 40), New Concord, Ohio

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 5/7/2010

last visited: 7/4/2018

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersJoseph F. Weis Jr. Courthouse - Pittsburgh, PA

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A large courthouse and post office in downtown Pittsburgh.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/24/2017

last visited: 11/24/2017

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersCoshocton County Courthouse - Coshocton, Ohio

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Coshocton County Courthouse, 349 Main Street, Coshocton, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 10/6/2011

last visited: 11/26/2011

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BattlefieldsBattle of Fort Necessity (1754)

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Visit Fort Necessity National Battlefield to learn about the opening salvos in the French and Indian War. Coordinates are for the Fort itself, the center of the battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Algoma!

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/1/2008

last visited: 6/4/2019

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U.S. Civil War SitesNorth Canton Cemetery Civil War Memorial

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This is a cemetery memorial to honor the men from North Canton who served in the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member redwolf5

location: Ohio

date approved: 12/4/2016

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersLawrence County Courthouse - New Castle, PA

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Fallout Shelter sign at back door of Lawrence County Courthouse in New Castle, Pennsylvania. No capacity listed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/11/2013

last visited: 4/23/2013

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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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NWNW137.4 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesPensacola Parrott Guns

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The site consists of two Parrott Guns from the Civil War Battleship the Pensacola.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member redwolf5

location: Ohio

date approved: 12/4/2016

last visited: never

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NWNW137.4 km

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U.S. Civil War SitesWayne County Civil War Memorial

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This monument depicts a Union soldier with pack and gun at parade rest. The monument faces the courthouse in downtown Wooster, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member redwolf5

location: Ohio

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersAkron Jewish Center - Akron, Ohio

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former Akron Jewish Center (now the Balch Street Community Center), 220 S Balch St, Akron, Ohio

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 5/28/2010

last visited: 5/26/2010

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