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Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Cross Roads

Beauregard's Headquarters

 

— Army of the Mississippi —

 
Cross Roads Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Cross Roads Marker
Inscription.  
"Cross Roads"
Beauregard's Head Quarters
2 to 6 P.M. April 6, 1862

 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number X.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 35° 8.264′ N, 88° 21.128′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Corinth Road and Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling north on Corinth Road. Located in Shiloh National Military Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wood's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); McAllister's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Rutledge's Tennessee Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Julius Raith (within shouting distance of this marker); Morton's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 43rd Illinois Infantry
Cross Roads Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Cross Roads Marker
Looking north along Sherman road; Corinth Road turns east to the right.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Schwartz's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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