www.30thnct.org/bost

History of the Mill

 

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Reenactors Information

 

Sutlers Registration

 

 Directions and Maps

 

Event Rules

 

 

 

 

A Civil War Reenactment

Gates Open at 9:00 am

     Battle Times:   2:00pm on Saturday & Sunday

       COME SEE: Hundreds of re-enactors both military and civilians, feel the thunder of artillery, witness firsthand Civil War medicine, see cavalry, talk with Civilians from the 1860’s, and take a stroll through the military camps, and listen to subject matter experts on civil war history.        

    Civil War Sutlers on hand and food vendors.

$12 for Age 13 to Adults

$10 Ages 6-12 (5 & under free)

Saturday, September 18, 2021

*schedule subject to change

 

9:00 am - Site open to the public

10:00 am - Camps open to the public

10:00 am - Speaker @AT - Learn about the history of the 30th NC troops

11:00 am - Music @AT - Enjoy period music popular during the Civil War

12:00 pm - Speaker: Dan Korn @AT - He is an award-winning history teacher and Civil War author.  His novel on Shiloh, Dawn’s Gray Steel, was recently selected for a movie screenplay adaptation. 

2:00 pm - Battle at Bost Grist Mill (camps closed to the public) @B

5:00 pm - Site closed to the public

 

Sunday, September 19, 2021

*schedule subject to change

 

9:00 am - Site open to the public

10:00 am - Camps open to the public

10:30 am - Church service @AT

12:00 pm - Speaker @AT - Learn about the history of the 30th NC troops

2:00 pm - Battle at Bost Grist Mill (camps closed to the public) @B

5:00 pm - Site closed to the public

 

Locations:

@AT - Main Activities Tent

@M - Around Mill

@B - On Battlefield

@S - Surgeon’s House

 

Displays and demonstrations throughout both days including

-Blacksmith @M

-Ladies’ clothing and accessories @M

-General Lee’s headquarters @M

-Artifacts display @M

-Medicine @S

 

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