05/05/19 – Wayne\\\’s Legion Drill Day

Who
Wayne's Legion Drill Day
When
Sunday, May 5, 2019
1:00pm - All Ages
Where
Woodville Plantation (map)
Other Info
Join the soldiers of the 4th Sub Legion of the United States-the U.S army from 1792-1796, as they re-create life in the military during the 1790's. Activities will include marching, musket firing demonstrations, demonstrations on camp life, and a "School of the Soldier", where our young visitors can learn to march with our "soldiers"

This event will also give you the opportunity to tour the Neville House and learn of the history behind the families that lived within those walls. House tours will commence from 1-4pm while the militia drills out on the grounds.

Admission for this event is at the door and $5.00 per adult, $3.00 per child age 6-12, and free for children under age 6.

The Neville House and Woodville Plantation is located at 1375 Washington Pike Bridgeville, PA 15017-2821. Should you have any questions, please contact Woodville Plantation at nevillehouseassociates@gmail.com (412) 221-0348.

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The Home of John and Presley Neville, circa 1780

Woodville, the John and Presley Neville house, is Southwestern Pennsylvania’s principal link to the late 18th century, interpreting the time period of 1780-1820 and documenting the lives of the three families that resided there, the Nevilles (1775-1815), the Cowans (1815-1835), and the Wrenshalls (1835-1975).


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Wayne's Legion

Please visit the website for Wayne's Legion, a group of dedicated individuals based at Woodville Plantation who recreate the first Army of the United States from 1792-1796.