Re: [TalkAntietam] Creek chasm discovered
- View Sourceon 4/1/02 9:30 AM, rotbaron@... at rotbaron@... wrote:
> [H]istorians and rangers stood on the riverbank this morning marveling at theConjurs up a curious image of diggers and dredges. <grin>
> sight and noting that "old Burnside was right in insisting that bridge be
> taken. That creek was indeed unfordable!". Others muttered that this chasm
> was likely dug post-battle by some IX Corps devotees looking to provide ol'
> Ambrose with an alibi.
- View SourceIn a message dated 04/01/2002 10:05:27 AM EST, awturner@... writes:
<< From what point to what point on the creek is it being rerouted? And for
how long? >>
By golly Tony, from reading your question, I do surmise that you forgot to
look at your calendar today.