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Near Nancy in Pulaski County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Confederate Field Hospital

Battle of Mill Springs

 
 
Confederate Field Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Graff, April 26, 2012
1. Confederate Field Hospital Marker
Inscription. This is the site of the Confederate Hospital used by Confederate surgeons after the Battle of Mill Springs. The site is being preserved with the help of a Federal grant from the Land and Water Conservation Fund, administered by the National Park Service.
 
Erected by Mill Springs Battlefield Association.
 
Location. 37° 2.786′ N, 84° 44.085′ W. Marker is near Nancy, Kentucky, in Pulaski County. Marker is on Kentucky Route 235 mile south of Kentucky Route 761, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at Tour Stop 4 of the Mill Springs Battlefield Driving Tour. Marker is in this post office area: Nancy KY 42544, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Poor Charlie" (within shouting distance of this marker); Turpin/Simpson Properties (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Artillery (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Retreat (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Union Advance (approx. 0.6 miles away); "Confederate Mass Grave" (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Dawn of Battle (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Blacksmith Shop (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nancy.
 
Regarding Confederate Field Hospital.
Confederate Field Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 1, 2012
2. Confederate Field Hospital Marker
A small log cabin located here served as the main Confederate field Hospital. A few of the foundation stones are still visible. The hospital was captured by Federal forces after the Confederates retreated from the battlefield.
 
Additional keywords. Zollicoffer, Thomas
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Tour Stop #4 Sign image. Click for full size.
By David Graff, April 26, 2012
3. Tour Stop #4 Sign
Marker is on a post left of the Tour sign.
Confederate Hospital Foundation Stones image. Click for full size.
By David Graff, April 26, 2012
4. Confederate Hospital Foundation Stones
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. This page has been viewed 454 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 18, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia.   2. submitted on July 25, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   3, 4. submitted on May 18, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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