2013 Civil War Institute

Mosby's Confederacy
Held June 21 - 23, 2013

Mosby historian Horace Mewborn led our 2013 tour as we visited sites associated with the "Gray Ghost", John Singleton Mosby.

Jeff Wert, author of “Mosby’s Rangers” spoke on June 21st.

2013 Pictures

 

Schedule for 2013 program

Friday, June 21

12:00
-
1:00
  Check In: The Allegheny Room, JMU Festival Converence
& Student Center
1:15
 
  Nick Picerno - Welcome
1:30
 
  Horace Mewborn- Overview “John Singleton Mosby”
2:30
-
3:30
  Bob O’Neill- author of “Chasing Jeb Stuart and John Mosby: The Union Cavalry in Northern Virginia from Second Manassas to Gettysburg”
3:30
-
4:15
  Book Signing
4:15
 
  Jeffry Wert - Author of "Mosby's Rangers"
5:00
-
6:00
  Free Time
6:15
-
7:00
  Reception: Allegheny Room-Festival Conference& Student Center
7:00
-
9:00
  Dinner

Saturday, June 22

8:00
 
  Depart Harrisonburg
10:00
 
  Arrive Mount Zion Church and dismount
10:30
 
  Drive to Aldie Mill.
10:45
-
  Visit Aldie Mill.
11:15
 
  Drive through Aldie, past Oakham and through Middleburg, past the Red Fox Inn
11::30
 
  Dismount at Rector's Crossroads
12:00
 
  Lunch
1:00
 
  Drive through Upperville, Ashby's Gap, across the Shenandoah River
1:30
      Dismount at Millwood
2:00
      Drive to Berryville and past the execution site.
2:30
      Dismount. Wagon Train site
3:00
      Follow the trail of the house-burners, then drive Rippon, W.V
3:45
      Stop at the site of the Blazer fight
4:00
      Continue around Charles Town to Greenback Raid site
4:30
      Dismount at Greenback Raid site
5:00
      Depart for the Hilton Garden Inn Winchester, Virginia
6:30
      Supper buffet: Hilton Garden Inn Winchester, Virginia

Sunday, June 23

8:00
 
  Depart Winchester
8:30
 
  Visit Warrenton Cemetery. Visit Mosby’s grave and others
9:00
 
  Remount and drive past Mosby’s post war home
10:00
 
  Warrenton Junction
10:15
 
  Continue past Catlett's Station to Vint Hill
10:45
 
  Arrive at Vint Hill and dismount
11:15
 
  Remount
12:00
      Lunch- Red Hot and Blue Warrenton, Va
1:15
      Marshall- site where Mosby disbanded his command
1:30
      Continue through Rectortown, past the lottery site to Piedmount and continue to Front Royal
2:30
      Return to Harrisonburg

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