LaGrange in Fayette County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Apr. 17, 1863
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 59.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 3, 1819.
Location. 35° 2.73′ N, 89° 14.631′ W. Marker is in LaGrange, Tennessee, in Fayette County. Marker is on 3rd Street (State Highway 57), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moscow TN 38057, 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. La Grange (a few steps from this marker); LaGrange (within shouting distance of this marker); Immanuel ChurchHome of Lucy Holcombe Pickens (about 700 feet away); Lucy Petway Holcombe Pickens House (approx. Ό mile away); The Gloster - Anderson Graveyard (approx. half a mile away); Woodlawn (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Bird Dog & Field Trial Capital of the World (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LaGrange.
Also see . . . Grierson's Raid. Some have called the raid the most effective of the Civil War. (Submitted on May 24, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 24, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,925 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 24, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on May 16, 2013.