Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park Maps

Hillsboro, Pocahontas County, West Virginia

Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park Description

Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park is located in the Greenbrier River Valley north of Lewisburg and is the site of West Virginia's last significant Civil War battle.;On November 6, 1863, the federal army of Brigadier General William W. Averell, in his second attempt to disrupt the Virginia-Tennessee Railroad at Salem, Virginia, faced again the Confederate troops of Brigadier General John Echols. Throughout the morning, Echols' smaller confederate army held the high ground and blocked the high

Coordinates
: 38.112; -80.272
Area
: 287 acres (1.16 km²)
Official Link
: Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park