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Fort Sedgwick

Earthworks

Earthworks is a general term used to describe trenches and fortifications of earth, sandbags and logs. This is where many soldiers, both Union and Confederate lived during their nine-and-a-half months of fighting at Petersburg.

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Petersburg National Battlefield
1539 Hickory Hill Road

Petersburg, VA 23803

Phone:

(804) 732-3531 x0

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