Burnside Bridge Area at Antietam National Battlefield
The Burnside Bridge Area is a component landscape of Antietam National Battlefield. The boundaries of the cultural landscape are defined by the extent of fighting that occurred in this area during the Civil War Battle of Antietam on September 16, 1862.

The area is classified as a vernacular landscape, with elements pertaining to different eras and distinct landscape activities. While there are designed features of the landscape, such as the commemorative memorials, it has evolved over time to its current appearance. The landscape character reflects its history of agricultural practices, military commemoration, and visitor facilities.
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