Battle of Hanging Rock, VA

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3. Hanging Rock, Virginia - Wikipedia

(October 2010) The Battle of Hanging Rock - June 21, 1864. Monument to George Morgan Jones, Citizen Soldier-Philanthropist

North of Salem, VA off route 311 is a small park marking the start of a 1.5 mile hiking trail leading to the site of the battlefield where Confederate troops under General Jubal Early fought the retreating Union troops under Union General David Hunter

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(October 2010) Civil War Trails marker

(October 2010) Map drawn by Jed Hotchkiss, noted cartographer and topographer

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