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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—Pennsylvania. (search)
rough Sperryville, Gaines' Cross-roads, and Flint Hill, crossing the Blue Ridge at Chester Gap, andarge redoubt. The intervening ridge, called Flint Hill, had remained unoccupied during the whole wdivision, under Early, to take possession of Flint Hill, while Rodes cut off the enemy's line of retill: he had noticed the new works erected on Flint Hill. It was decided that Early should carry the a little more than a mile from the works of Flint Hill, was crowned with a wood which admitted of iace at the south, and, turning his back upon Flint Hill, seemed to have no suspicion of the danger wely blamed—of not clearing the approaches of Flint Hill and of not placing a single post upon the suischarge of artillery is heard north-west of Flint Hill. Ewell has recognized Early's twenty piecesto turn round to see the unfinished works of Flint Hill covered with shells and the fire of their guward to the assault, scales the acclivity of Flint Hill, and penetrates the works at the moment when
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book IV:—Third winter. (search)
ull Run Mountain. After having stationed them on the Manassas Gap Railroad, they reach Warrenton Junction on the 25th and 26th. In the mean time, the Confederate army was completing its movement. Longstreet, coming down from Chester Gap to Flint Hill, and reaching from that place Newby's Cross-roads, arrived on the 24th at Culpeper. The march of the Third corps, which was following him on the same route, was to be, it seemed, more dangerous, for on the evening of the 22d, Sedgewick, bivouacking at Barbee's Cross-roads, was only seven miles and a half from that road, and Flint Hill was much more exposed than Front Royal to the blows of the enemy. Hill, fortunately, did not encounter the Federal cavalry. The latter, to cover the right flank of its marching army, had from the 24th strongly occupied the route from Barbee's Cross-roads to Waterloo. While Buford was halting at Barbee's Cross-roads the two brigades which had been occupying Warrenton for a few days had come forward