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Grave of Stonewall Jackson's Arm

Fredericksburg, VA
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Story behind the arm.

When you learn the story as to why only his arm it's very touching, He lost only he arm in battle... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dianne D
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Rugeley, England, United Kingdom
Nice guided tour

On the grounds of a home open to public. After learning the story of Gen. Stonewall Jackson's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PattieC757
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Chesapeake
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you learn the story as to why only his arm it's very touching, He lost only he arm in battle but died days later in another area.

Thank Dianne D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the grounds of a home open to public. After learning the story of Gen. Stonewall Jackson's injury at the Chancellorsville National Battlefield, we stopped here as part of the driving tour of Wilderness Battlefield.

Thank PattieC757
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We actually stopped in for a tour of Ellwood House and found out this interesting story. We visited the graveyard whereto arm was buried. There was a marker there that indicated the arm was buried there. There are no other markers in the graveyard.

Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Ellwood Manor is an interesting historical site in its own right, but I'm sure most visits are to see the grave. We had no plan to tour the manor, but the guides were very good and I'm glad that we took the time to do...More

Thank hopeinnc
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Elwood house has been renovated since our last visit. Guides are very informative. Property is well maintained. We discovered a walking trail.

Thank Daphne S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The grave itself is at Ellwood Manor which is a bit of a drive from downtown (approx. 15-20 min) but worth it. The Ellwood Manor gate may be closed - it is open seasonally - but you can still park and walk the distance to...More

Thank Dewayne P
Reviewed 14 May 2017

A little out of town but it can be part of a circle of civil war battlefields and historic sites. The building where Stonewall died is still there with some of the furniture still in the room. Building not always opened but you can peek...More

Thank richlee1975
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I was visiting with friends in the area. We went to Fredericksburg on a day trip. It is a nice place to stroll around. Since we were so close, we had to take a side trip to see Stonewall's arm. His was an interesting story....More

Thank JeanCrocker
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The guides are very well informed and the Elwood house has a lot of interesting features to take in. It's a bit out of the way and very quiet, which makes it a nice place to see.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Once Stonewall Jackson's arm was amputated it was supposedly buried at this location out of respect for the great man.

Thank Jeff S
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