The Places

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    This park preserves the site of the Battle of Ball's Bluff, the second largest...
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    The mill provided grain for soldiers and their horses during the Civil War....
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    Morven Park features replica huts from those used by the 17th Mississippi...
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    Dedicated to the 1st Massachusetts Cavalry at Aldie Battlefield, the scene of...
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The Civil War in Loudoun County
The Civil War in Loudoun County, situated in Northern Virginia just 25 miles from Washington, D.C. typified the war on the borderland, where citizens divided loyalties between North and South, and divided families as well. Battles fought in and around Loudoun during the war include the 1861 Battle of Ball's Bluff, the 1862 Loudoun Valley Campaign and battle of Unison, and the 1863 Cavalry Battles...