Near Henning in Lauderdale County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Fort Pillow, 1862
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 38.457′ N, 89° 50.178′ W. Marker is near Henning, Tennessee, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on Park Road (State Highway 207), on the right when traveling east. Located near the visitor center for Fort Pillow State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Henning TN 38041, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of General N.B. Forrest's Command Position (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Artillery 6 Pound James Rifles (approx. ¼ mile away); Union Artillery 12 Pound Howitzers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Artillery 10 Pound Parrotts (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Sharpshooters (approx. 0.3 miles away); Earthworks Over River Batteries (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Water Batteries (approx. 0.3 miles away); Outer Breastworks (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henning.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 580 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.