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Image for Death of Lt. Meigs - The Heavy Hand of War - Dayton, VAview gallery

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDeath of Lt. Meigs - The Heavy Hand of War - Dayton, VA

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Located on Meigs Lane just east of John Wayland Highway (Virginia Route 42), Dayton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/13/2021

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDeath of Lt. Meigs - Deadly Encounter - Dayton, VA

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Located on Meigs Lane just east of John Wayland Highway (Virginia Route 42), Dayton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/13/2021

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDaniel Bowman Mill at Silver Lake - Shenandoah Valley Mills - Dayton, VA

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Circa 1822 mill on Cook's Creek in the Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/15/2021

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDayton - Dark Days in the Burnt District - Dayton, VA

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Several events took place in the area of Dayton during the War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/15/2021

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Cross Keys

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This marker is not in good shape. There are severe brown discoloration on the title and the picture. Hopefully this will be restored soon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 79scouts

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/28/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBattle of Cross Keys

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This Civil War Trail marker is in poor shape. There is a brown discoloration on three of its edges.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 79scouts

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/28/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Battle of Cross Keys

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This Civil War Trail marker is across the street from Cross Keys Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 79scouts

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/28/2011

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSister Caroline

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Caroline Terry was born a slave and witnessed Union and Confederate encampments in Sperryville, VA during the Civil War. After her emancipation, she remained in the area and helped establish a church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/21/2012

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesPort Republic Battlefield

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Site of the final battle of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson's Shenandoah Valley Campaign of 1862. The battlefield can be explored from public roads that run through the area. Markers mark the locations of some of the battle's major action.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Arby Geo

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/25/2006

last visited: 7/25/2020

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSlate Mills

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Slate Mills in Rappahannock County, VA was used by both the Union and Confederate armies for reconnaissance. The road was used by troops retreating from Gettysburg and by Confederate soldiers headed to Bristoe Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/27/2013

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBridgewater - Bridgewater During the War -Bridgewater, VA

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Bridgewater's importance to the Confederacy during the War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/15/2021

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBridgewater - Historic North River Crossing - Bridgewater, VA

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Important Confederate activities here during the 1862 Campaign

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/15/2021

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFisher's Hill Confederate Gibraltar - Fishers Hill VA

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This is Fisher's Hill, the Shenandoah Valley's "Gibraltar"—a commanding height that offered Confederate forces a superb defensive position.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/15/2020

last visited: 10/5/2021

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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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Artist and mapmaker Union Pvt. Sneden was captured by Mosby's Rangers at Brandy Station and marched through Woodville, VA as a POW.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/28/2012

last visited: 7/10/2016

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesFisher's Hill Battlefield-Veteran's Picnic Grounds - Fishers Hill VA

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Soon after the end of the Civil War, veterans on both sides began holding reunions to walk the familiar battlegrounds and renew friendships with former comrades.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/5/2020

last visited: 10/5/2021

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesValley Pike-Tumbling Run Near Fisher's Hill - Fishers Hill VA

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Here on Tumbling Run are the remains of the "Old Pike" stone bridge. The Valley Turnpike Company was chartered in 1838 as a joint-stock corporation. The turnpike followed the route of the Great Wagon Road from Philadelphia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/15/2020

last visited: 10/5/2021

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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: 7/24/2020

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCivil War Strasburg-Strategic Intersection - Strasburg VA

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The railroad tracks before you follow the route of the Manassas Gap Railroad, which reached Strasburg from Washington, D.C., in 1854. The line was a vital link between the Shenandoah Valley and eastern markets.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/22/2020

last visited: 10/5/2021

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesHupp's Hill The Battle of Hupp's Hill or Stickley's Farm - Strasburg VA

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Early and his staff reached the crest of Hupp's Hill where they could plainly see the camps of Col. Joseph Thoburn's Division of Gen. George Crook's 8th Federal Corps in the fields to the east across Cedar Creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/17/2020

last visited: 10/5/2021

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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: 7/24/2020

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesValley Turnpike at Cedar Creek-Cedar Creek Stragetic Crossing-Strasburg, VA

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Virginia Civil War Trail sign located on US 11 near Strasburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/16/2020

last visited: 2/3/2003

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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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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: 7/24/2020

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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: 7/24/2020

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