Trostle House with dead horses from Bigelow's Battery
The historic picture of the Trostle house, held up in the center of the modern picture, shows numerous dead horses from Bigelow's Battery. Library of Congress.
The modern picture of the Trostle house is partially obscured by a large tree. The monument to Bigelow's Battery can be seen on a rock between the house and the road. NPS Photo.
TROSTLE BARN with Dead Horses from Bigelow’s battery
The carcasses of dead horses from Bigelow’s 9th Massachusetts Battery can be seen scattered across the yard of the Trostle farm. Library of Congress.
The only sign remaining from the battle is a large hole in the brick gable of the barn left by a cannonball. NPS Photo.
Last updated: May 5, 2021