Travel Blogs from Shiloh, United States

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Hey! No peeing on the canons!, Shiloh, United States travel blog

Hey! No peeing on the canons!

A travel blog entry by doctormick

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Hard to believe that the best part of 4000 men died on this peaceful few acres in just two days.  Well worth an off peak visit to soak up the atmosphere and contrast the serenity to what happen 150 odd years ...

Very Interesting Battle and Park...., Shiloh National Military Park, United States travel blog

Very Interesting Battle and Park....

A travel blog entry by honestman

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... sides knew that the Cumberland and Tennessee rivers were key to winning control of the Mississippi River and splitting the Confederate states in two.  US Grants army had had success already in Kentucky and had forced the Southern Army of Mississippi ...

Shiloh, Shiloh National Military Park, United States travel blog

Shiloh

A travel blog entry by kfree1124

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   This week I virtually traveled to western Kentucky.  I read a short story called "Shiloh" written by Bobbie Ann Mason.  It's about a husband and wife named Leroy and Norma Jean Moffitt.  Leroy is a truck driver and was ...

Well earned rest, Shiloh, United States travel blog

Well earned rest

A travel blog entry by catndeano

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25th Sept. Got up around 7.30am and after breakfast, left around 8.30am heading towards Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Unfortunately, the weather had other plans for us and began to rain. After crossing into North Carolina from Virginia, we stopped off ...

Shiloh National Battle Field, Shiloh, United States travel blog

Shiloh National Battle Field

A travel blog entry by rgee009

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... as downplaying this war). Our first stop was the visitor center where we sat and watched a 30 minute video on the Battle of Shiloh (Pickings Landing to the southern population).  Now the video is about 30 years out of date (they are set to release a ...

Manhattan, KS to Shiloh, IL, Shiloh, United States travel blog

Manhattan, KS to Shiloh, IL

A travel blog entry by tumbleweed97

We did not get away until 8am this morning but we did get a good nights sleep and had a good breakfast. The sky was partly cloudy when we got up at 0630 but by 8am it was cloudy. We headed south out of Manhattan on SR-177 that about 10 miles later we ...

Road trip, Shiloh, United States travel blog

Road trip

A travel blog entry by jwsmith9

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Looooong day today!  My Alarm went off this morning at 4am this morning.  The points for today were all around Elizabeth city therefor the early morning.  For the past 2 years we had stayed at Tillery wildlife depot which cut our drive ...

scenic tour, Shiloh, United States travel blog

scenic tour

A travel blog entry by stuartbp44

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Our GPS decided to take the back way out of Memphis.  Took us an extra 45 mins. Then she didnt want to go to Shiloh. ...

Day 2, Shiloh, United States travel blog

Day 2

A travel blog entry by roadtrippers

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1 - 3 PM - Shiloh NMP Auto tour Picnic lunch 3 - 8 PM - drive to Mammoth Cave Approx 240 miles 4.5 ...

Almost gone!!!, Scott Air Force Base, United States travel blog

Almost gone!!!

A travel blog entry by jcooper537

Bags are almost packed...still have some running around to do in the morning.....like saying goodbye to the Air Force. Nothing big....We are planning to hit the road around noon.  I do have to make one stop in Union, MO and then we are gone. ...

Back Home for Now, Scott Air Force Base, United States travel blog

Back Home for Now

A travel blog entry by jcooper537

I hate to say my blood pressure never came back down to an acceptable level and after talking to the wife I decided to come home to get evaluated.  I just did not feel safe driving any further with my boys in the car. We are highly disappointed that ...

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