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Welcome to the NEW official web site of the Pipe Creek Civil War Round Table

18 years and counting!

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The next meeting of the roundtable will take place on Wednesday, July 22nd, starting at 7:00 p.m., at the Wellness Center at the Carroll Lutheran Village.  Historian Joe Collins will speak about the Battle of Frederick. There will be no meeting in June due to our Corbit's Charge event.

Join us in commemorating the anniversary of Corbit's Charge on June 27/28, 2015. We will return to the old tent ground on Center Street across from the Carroll County Office Building. We are open from 10:00 am to dusk on Saturday, 6/27, and 10:00am to 4:00pm on Sunday, June 28th. Admission is FREE!

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We're just south of Gettysburg...

We of the Pipe Creek Civil War Round Table ask you to journey with us through a land and time not too far distant. Here in Carroll County, Maryland, we have not lost our connection to the past. The hills still shimmer in the morning sun. Fields of corn still rustle in the breeze. The roads still lead up from Virginia, on to Gettysburg, over the mountains to Antietam. It is only a short ride through time to see the roads clogged with troops, to hear the clatter of Confederate horse on Westminster streets, to witness all the spectacle and tragedy of a country which tore itself apart on our doorstep not too long ago. We remember, and we bid you remember with us. 

Join us here in this still quiet corner of the Maryland countryside and learn of our Civil War heritage. Try to feel the pain of a border state, rent asunder by politics, driven to the madness of internecine conflict. Ride with us as we explore the past and try to take its lessons on into the future. We welcome you in the present, to Carroll County. Now, we invite you to come back and meet our forefathers.
By Ed Wonilowicz

 

Member of THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF CARROLL COUNTY, INC.

This page was last updated on June 16, 2015.