1. Day 12 – 1st July 1863 and more…..

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    September 21, 2019 by Mel

    Today really starts the final leg of our adventure. It has gone by ssooooo fast, I can hardly believe it. …
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  2. Day 11 -The road north and South Mountain

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    September 19, 2019 by Lee

    We woke this morning knowing that we had a two and half drive back north to Gettysburg. After checking Google …
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  3. Day 10 – Second Manassas (or Second Bull Run) 1862

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    September 18, 2019 by Mel

    We were a little more prepared today and had set the alarm so as to not miss breakfast. After breakfast …
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  4. Day 9 – First Manassas (or Bull Run) 1861

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    September 17, 2019 by Lee

    Well today started out with us over sleeping and nearly missing breakfast. Not a good start when you’ve planned a …
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  5. Day 8 – The start of the Manassas adventure

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    September 17, 2019 by Mel

    Before I start with today’s adventure I just want to comment on a post blog item from last night. We …
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  6. Day 7 – Cedar Creek & Belle Grove

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    September 16, 2019 by Lee

    The Shenandoah valley with its rich farming was known as the breadbasket for the Confederate Army of Northan Viginia. The …
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  7. Day 6 – Winchester

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    September 15, 2019 by Mel

    Today was another spontaneous change to our original plans. Instead of driving straight through to Middletown, we decided to go …
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  8. Day 5 – Harpers Ferry

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    September 13, 2019 by Lee

    We woke this morning with the intention to  visit South Mountain, which was the prelude battle before Antietam 1862. From …
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  9. Day 4 – Antietam

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    September 13, 2019 by Mel

    Today was one of our planned trips. We got up early and after some breakfast headed out to Antietam National …
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  10. Day 3 – A surprise to be sure, but a welcome one……

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    September 12, 2019 by Lee

    Where to begin…. Well, we had planned to wake early and capture the sunrise from a different part of the …
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