Port Republic


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Port Republic,

village, NW Va., on the South Fork of the Shenandoah River. During the Civil War, on June 8–9, 1862, the last battle of Confederate Gen. Stonewall Jackson's successful Shenandoah valleyShenandoah valley,
part of the Great Valley of the Appalachians, c.150 mi (240 km) long, N Va., located between the Blue Ridge and the Allegheny mts. The valley is divided into two parts by Massanutten Mt., a ridge c.45 mi (70 km) long and c.3,000 ft (915 m) high.
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 campaign was fought nearby.
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Principal battles: Bull Run I (Manassas, Virginia) (1861); Cross Keys, Port Republic (both near Grottoes, Virginia), Harpers Ferry (1862); Imboden raid (into West Virginia), Gettysburg (1863); New Market (Virginia) (1864).