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Franklin in Williamson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Hood and Schofield

Nov. 30, 1864

 
 
Hood and Schofield Marker (side2) image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, December 27, 2012
1. Hood and Schofield Marker (side2)
Inscription. Schofield, slipping his army past Hood's at Spring Hill, entrenched in the southern edge of Franklin, 2 mi. N. Here Hood attacked him frontally about 4 p.m., sustaining heavy losses. Schofield withdrew to Nashville, Hood followed. Hood's command post during the battle was on the slope 50 yds west.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3D 11.)
 
Location. 35° 53.32′ N, 86° 52.67′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Tennessee, in Williamson County. Marker is on Columbia Pike (U.S. 31), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Winstead Hill Park along hwy 31 North Franklin. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin TN 37064, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Winstead Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Winstead (1778-1851) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carnton Plantation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Tennessee Association, (approx. 1.4 miles away); McGavock Confederate Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away);
Hood and Schofield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, December 27, 2012
2. Hood and Schofield Marker
a different marker also named McGavock Confederate Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away); Federal Forward Line (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Franklin.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Hood and Schofield Marker (side 1) image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, December 27, 2012
3. Hood and Schofield Marker (side 1)
Hood and Schofield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, December 27, 2012
4. Hood and Schofield Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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