The Shepherdstown Battlefield Preservation Association Inc. (SBPA) is a non-profit organization, dedicated to preserving the site of the noted Civil War battle at Shepherdstown, West Virginia.
The 1862 battle is of significant historical value to our nation and a valuable West Virginia Landmark.
The Association intends for the site to be preserved as a park dedicated to educating the public of its historical significance.
Goals for Membership Activities and Programs:
- Recruit volunteers to assist in the management and / or improvement of battlefield properties including the riverside park, Cement Mill and Faraway Farm.
- Promote education about and knowledge of the battle through tours, activities, and other programs.
- Ensure the opinions and concerns of local community members and neighbors of the battlefield are represented in discussions about management of the battlefield properties.