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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Battle of Nashville

Confederate Defenses - Dec. 16, 1864

 
 
Battle of Nashville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, March 28, 2012
1. Battle of Nashville Marker
Inscription. Lee's Corps held the right flank of the line in the final stages of the battle, linking with Stewart to the west. Here it extended east, then south around Peach Orchard Hill. Violent attacks by Steedman's brigades were repulsed bloodily: Lee did not withdraw until the left and center of the Confederate line had collapsed.
 
Erected by TN Historical Commission. (Marker Number N2 4.)
 
Location. 36° 5.355′ N, 86° 46.28′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Franklin Pike (Tennessee Route 31) and Curtiswood Lane North, on the right when traveling north on Franklin Pike. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Travellers Rest (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Travellers' Rest (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville
Battle of Nashville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, March 28, 2012
2. Battle of Nashville Marker
(approx. 1.6 miles away); John Trotwood Moore (approx. 1.7 miles away); Homes of David Lipscomb (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Nashville.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 597 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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