Near Henning in Lauderdale County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Fort Pillow, 1862
Location. 35° 38.457′ N, 89° 50.178′ W. Marker is near Henning, Tennessee, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on Park Road (State Highway 207), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located near the visitor center for Fort Pillow State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Henning TN 38041, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General N.B. Forrest's Command Position (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Artillery 6 Pound James Rifles (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Artillery 12 Pound Howitzers Union Artillery 10 Pound Parrotts (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Sharpshooters (approx. 0.3 miles away); Earthworks Over River Batteries (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Water Batteries (approx. 0.3 miles away); Outer Breastworks (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Henning.
Also see . . . Fort Pillow State Park. (Submitted on October 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.