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Hartford in the Civil War Quest
Special Features: Civil War, Historical
Walking Conditions: Trail
Journey back to the 1860s on this tour of Hartford Village Cemetery.
DirectionsFrom the Intersection of Routes 5 and 14 in White River Junction, travel northwest (towards West Hartford) on Route 14. Soon you will see I-91 crossing high over Route 14 ahead of you. Before that overpass, look for the Hartford Cemetery on your right; park in the lot just before the Cemetery, along the chain link fence.
Clues and MapClick here to view/print the clues and map for this quest.
CreatedCreated with collaborative participation of Jen Boeri-Boyce's students at Hartford Middle School (2006-7), Upper Valley teachers participating in a Valley Quest workshop, and Valley Quest intern extraordinaire Julie B. Barnes!
Update to this Quest
N.B.: The PDF you can download above is up to date. If you are using the 2008 book Best of Valley Quest, insert these clue updates:
October 2013. One of the trees from paragraph 2 is gone. So pass by one hydrangea and on through 2 Hazens.
September 3, 2010. Just before missing letter number 7, we spelled the name of the Civil War soldiers name wrong — It should be Orrin! Sorry about that!
October 2018: The final clues now read:
Place all your letters in order and you will see
The end of this Hartford Civil War mystery.
Find your treasure in a nook to the left of the:
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1 2 3 4 5 6
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7 8 9 10 11 12