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Good light walking trail to historic site. About 1400 feet path total. Well maintained. About 5... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
normanw543
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Haunting, beautifully preserved

The battery is beautifully preserved, with ample signs posted to ask visitors to respect the area... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2015
Juanita F
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Bluefield
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1801 Ware Bottom Spring Road, Chesterfield, VA
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is not a very large battery compared to others in the area. It is well maintained and it has lots of markers to inform visitors of it's historic significance and of the soldiers that lived, worked, or expired there. Walk through these trenches with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Gabriela W
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Good light walking trail to historic site. About 1400 feet path total. Well maintained. About 5 historical signs to read and enjoy.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank normanw543
Reviewed 27 July 2015

The battery is beautifully preserved, with ample signs posted to ask visitors to respect the area and its history. The names of the soldiers that worked, resided, and became family here iare displayed after one walks through the area, noting the trenches and a few...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Juanita F
Reviewed 19 May 2013

The passage of time is reflected by the industrial nature of all that surrounds this little area where Parker's Battery was emplaced. CPT Parker commanded this field artillery battery known as the "Boy Company" during the American Civil War. A short trail leads to where...More

Date of experience: February 2013
3  Thank RE B
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