Re: ASSL '80: Results File and Trade
Chris Strovel (Harpers Ferry Federal Armory)
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One, sorry for the bad grammer and spelling in that. Two, I mixed my Civil War stories. Jackson's men hauled the engines from the Martinsburg Roundhouse by horse down the Valley Pike a month later. It was the Confederates who torched the Arsenal and the rest of the Armory in April of '61.
>There was both an armory and an Arsenal in HF. It’s was one of two Gun-making sites for the army before the civil >war. The other was in Springfield mass. The union burned the arsenal rather than let it fall until rebel hands. The >armory, stonewall Jackson packed up into rail cars and hauled them by horses down to Winchester.
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From: Steven Galbraith via Groups.Io
Sent: June 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM
Subject: Re: [ASSL] ASSL '80: Results File and Trade
On June 23, 2019 at 11:38 PM "Chris Strovel (Harpers Ferry Federal Armory)" <strovel@...> wrote: