sits just off of Highway 11, which at the time of the Civil War was
the main route from the North to the South through the Shenandoah Valley.
Shermans Army was said to have marched up the front walkway of Churchill
but left the home and all of its possessions untouched.
County is rich in history of the Civil War. Virginia Military Institute
located in Lexington, VA just 5 miles north of Churchill.
E Lee and Stonewall Jackson are buried in Lexington, near the campuses
of Washington & Lee and VMI.