Near Prescott in Nevada County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Action at Moscow / Moscow Church and Cemetery
Erected 2015 by Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission; Prescott/Nevada County Depot Museum; In Memory of Max Phillips; Arkansas Historic Preservation Program. (Marker Number 108.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 13, 1864.
Location. 33° 46.605′ N, 93° 21.968′ W. Marker is near Prescott, Arkansas, in Nevada County. Marker is on Nevada 23 Road (Arkansas Route 23) north of County Road 423, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prescott AR 71857, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rear Guard Action at Moscow (here, next to this marker); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Governor Thomas Chipman McRae (approx. 2.6 miles away); Skirmishes at Prairie D'Ane (approx. 4.2 miles away); Ephesus Cemetery (approx. 6.4 miles away).
More about this marker. Beware of Dogs in the cemetery!
Also see . . .
1. Encyclopedia of Arkansas article on the Action at Moscow.(Submitted on June 26, 2022, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Wikipedia article about the Moscow Church near the marker. (Submitted on June 26, 2022, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2022. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2022, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 159 times since then and 83 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 26, 2022, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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