New Concord in Calloway County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
An Unfinished Fort
Confederate Troops at Fort Heiman:
27th Alabama Regiment
15th Arkansas Regiment
Two companies of Alabama
Unorganized company of 40 Kentucky cavalrymen
A section of light artillery under Lt. Peter Stankiewizc
Colonel Adolphus Heiman
Erected by Fort Donelson National Battlefield - National Park Service - US Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is February 4, 1862.
Location. 36° 29.94′ N, 88° 3.425′ W. Marker is in New Concord, Kentucky, in Calloway County. Marker is on Fort Heiman Road south of County Road 1242D4, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located at the Fort Heiman Unit of Fort Donelson National Battlefield. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Concord KY 42076, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forrest Stages A Raid (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Heiman (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pook Turtles (approx. 0.2 miles away); Slave Labor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Under Union Occupation (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battle of Fort Henry (approx. 1.7 miles away in Tennessee); Fort Henry (approx. 1.8 miles away in Tennessee); Site of Fort Henry (approx. 2.4 miles away in Tennessee). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Concord.
Also see . . . Fort Donelson National Battlefield . National Park Service (Submitted on May 11, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.