The Cornelius Historic Preservation Commission and PARC Department held the first "Stopover at the Springs: A Revolutionary War Encampment Re-enactment" on March 24-25, 2012 at Legion Park. Approximately 400 people attended the 2-day event. (Photos courtesy of Cornelius residents Jim Bradford and Jack Conard, Jr.)
Dressing the part of a Revolutionary War soldier.
Scottish Leather and Lassie
Zack Lemhouse, demonstrates various fiddles from the 18th century.
The South Carolina 4th Artillery
Hawkeye demonstrates fire starting techniques
Jason Prescott gets in the spirit of volunteering at the event
Members from the North Carolina 6th Continental Line
North Carolina 6th Continental Line
HPC member Sarah Sue Hardinger and her daughter, Sarah
18th Century Surveying as demonstrated by Jim Williams
Sweetgrass baskets made by Kisha Rawlings