Davis 91.1b Confederate Tunnels

February 11, 2015 Roanoke Public Libraries

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Davis 91.1b Confederate Tunnels

Photographer: George C. Davis Collection
Year: Circa 1930
Size and Format: 8x10 Photograph
Notes: Confederate Tunnels beneath supporting works to Fort Mahone at Pine Gardens. The purpose of the tunnels was to detect any mining that might be attempted by the Union and they were used as storage for ammunition and refuge during heavy cannonading.
Rights Info: Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.
Repository: Roanoke Public Libraries, Virginia Room www.roanokeva.gov/virginiaroom
Digital File Name: Davis 91.1b Confederate Tunnels
ID Number: Davis 91.1b

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