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Orrville – Civil War Walking Tour

May 4, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Best known as Alabama’s first state capital, Cahawba played a significant role in the Civil War despite no battles having been fought here. Travel back in time through some of Cahawba’s most intriguing stories. Hear tales of the citizens’ attempts to deal with the war’s devastating effects. Walk the grounds of Castle Morgan, a Confederate prison for captured Union soldiers. See the ruins of the Crocheron Mansion, where Generals Forrest and Wilson met after the Battle of Selma. Bring sturdy walking shoes and bug spray. Contact: Tommy Coleman 334-872-8058 cahawba@bellsouth.net Website: www.cahawba.com

 

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Date:
May 4, 2013
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Venue

AL United States
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