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Mark sites along the Civil War Discovery Trail as identified by the Civil War Preservation Trust.
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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesPolegreen Church

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This marker describes the fate Polegreen Church as Lee and Grant positioned their troops for the upcoming Battle of Cold Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member archway

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/7/2009

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSailor'Creek Battlefield Historic State Park - Amelia County, Virginia

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The Battle of Sailor's Creek took place on April 6, 1865 and was one of the final battles of the Civil War in Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/27/2007

last visited: never

Image for Union Bridge - Reynolds’ Last Journey - Union Bridge, MDview gallery

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesUnion Bridge - Reynolds’ Last Journey - Union Bridge, MD

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Union Gen. John E. Reynolds was killed at Gettysburg on July 1, 1863 while directing his command along the Chambersburg Turnpike in the early fighting. His body was carried to a house in town

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2020

last visited: 5/2/2020

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesHollywood Cemetery - Richmond, VA

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Located in the capital of Virginia, Hollywood Cemetery holds some of the most famous and willing people of all of America's time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/4/2012

last visited: 7/12/2017

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesPresident’s Mansion White House of the Confederacy - Richmond VA

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This house was the executive mansion of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from August 1861 until April 2, 1865. A West Point graduate, former Senator from Mississippi, and former U.S. secretary of war, Davis was the Confederacy's only president.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/17/2020

last visited: never

Image for New Windsor Village by Moonlight - New Windsor, MDview gallery

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesNew Windsor Village by Moonlight - New Windsor, MD

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That night, the exhausted men and horses, wrote a New York cavalryman, passed through “a small but beautiful village New Windsor. It was about 10 o’clock when we arrived there.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/8/2020

last visited: 5/3/2020

Image for Libby Prison-“Hope was all that sustained many.” - Richmond VAview gallery

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesLibby Prison-“Hope was all that sustained many.” - Richmond VA

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Near this site, from about 1845 until 1889, stood the building that housed Richmond’s famous Libby Prison.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/5/2020

last visited: never

Image for Richmond National Battlefield Park - Chimborazo Medical Museum - Richmond, Virginiaview gallery

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesRichmond National Battlefield Park - Chimborazo Medical Museum - Richmond, Virginia

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This visitor center/museum was at one time the largest hospital for the Confederacy during the American Civil War. Today, this only remainent of the hospital is part of the Richmond National Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/17/2010

last visited: 5/15/2019

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDabbs House Museum - Richmond, VA

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Historic home that was Gen. Robert E. Lee's first headquarters.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member archway

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/22/2010

last visited: 5/12/2012

Image for Taneytown Meade’s Pipe Creek Plan - Taneytown MDview gallery

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesTaneytown Meade’s Pipe Creek Plan - Taneytown MD

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On June 29, 1863, Union Gen. George G. Meade ordered the Army of the Potomac to Pipe Creek to counter any move toward Washington or Baltimore by Gen. Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia and to engage the Confederates in battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2020

last visited: 5/2/2020

Image for Cold Harbor Battlefield and Visitors Center - Mechanicsville, Virginiaview gallery

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCold Harbor Battlefield and Visitors Center - Mechanicsville, Virginia

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Of the units within the Richmond National Battlefield Park, this saw the bloodiest action. Ulyssess S. Grant even regreted extended action here pursuing a seige against Petersburg, Virginia rather than continued fighting.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/21/2010

last visited: 9/16/2013

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