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Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery

Cabot, AR
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Hidden Jewel

There is a memorial here, as well as a children's playground. Our favorite playground in the area... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
Kee K
Interesting Overlooked Piece of Arkansas Historry

I was not aware of this civil war era cemetery and have lived within twenty miles of it for over... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
Ark_1864
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
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30 Sep 2016
“Hidden Jewel”
19 Sep 2016
“Interesting Overlooked Piece of Arkansas Historry”
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Cabot, AR
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

There is a memorial here, as well as a children's playground. Our favorite playground in the area, it still includes a mary-go-round!

Thank Kee K
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I was not aware of this civil war era cemetery and have lived within twenty miles of it for over ten years. I happened upon the name (Camp Nelson) while doing some research on a civil war ancestor and discovered much to my surprise that...More

Thank Ark_1864
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Camp Nelson is a quiet little memorial on the outskirts of Cabot, just east of the city. How peaceful and quiet is it? Well, I live just a few houses away. I find it just that relaxing. On the adjacent westerly lying piece of property...More

Thank Marty P
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Respect to be had for them but not much to it short history info! Although 1500 people was a huge amount back in 1800's no roads all on horseback n foot

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

In nice area, Easy to find, Playground near site, Small children enjoysetting, Picnic area, Enjoy the lesson.

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

Its hard to not tear up reading the history on this wonderful location. Its a must see! I must say that I feel as if the Confederate flag should still fly here. ....Respect. ...

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I had no idea about this place, nor how the civil war affected the area at all. The saddest part to me was the headstones simply list "A Soldier"... no names - leading to the realisation of so many wives and families waiting for husbands,...More

2  Thank SimonWilshire
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Not much at this location except allot of history Google it and then go you will enjoy it much more.

2  Thank Geoark1946
Reviewed 11 March 2013

I play the fiddle/violin and I go over to the site periodically and play Civil War tunes for the boys...even though they aren't up and running... I think they can hear my songs and probably enjoy hearing them. They make a wonderful audiance...none of them...More

4  Thank Mary L
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