Parks Category

Pictured is Fredericksburg National Cemetery viewed from the road
March 25, 2018

Fredericksburg National Cemetery

Inscription: Approximately 20,000 soldiers died in this region during the Civil War, their remains scattered throughout the countryside in shallow,…

Picture of the landscape in Hurkamp Park
April 23, 2018

From Burying Ground to Park

Inscription: In 1774, St. George‚Äôs Parish purchased the land around you for a cemetery. Following the American Revolution and disestablishment…

Picture of the Heights at Smith Run plaque
April 23, 2018

The Heights at Smith Run

Inscription: From May 1-3, 1863 Generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson fought a powerful federal army to a standstill…