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Re: [TalkAntietam] Antietam Tour: Burnside's Attack

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  • Tom Clemens
    TR, With permission, yes. The monument is located at the crest of the hill adjacent to the road, and yes the guns were well uphill from there. As usual, your
    Message 1 of 12 , Sep 26, 2001
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      TR,
      With permission, yes. The monument is located at the crest of the hill adjacent to the road,
      and yes the guns were well uphill from there. As usual, your maps are excellent.


      TR Livesey wrote:

      > Tom,
      >
      > Can you actually get up to where the guns were? By my reconing, the
      > guns were up hill a good 80/100 feet over the current road bed.
      >
      > I am assuming the spot of the monument you are referring to is
      > near where the modern road (in white) exits the bottom of this
      > image:
      >
      > http://www.enteract.com/~westwood/talkantietam/base.gif
      >
      > TR Livesey
      > westwood@...
      >
      > Tom Clemens wrote:
      > >
      > > Bill,
      > > McMullin's has a monumnet on the ridge where the Ninth Corps guns were located. It is
      > > right along the Burnside Bridge road, the real road, not the NPS road. I'd be happy to
      > > show you if I am available.
      > >
      >
      >
      >
      >
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