Near Nancy in Pulaski County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Confederate Field Hospital
Battle of Mill Springs
Erected by Mill Springs Battlefield Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 37° 2.786′ N, 84° 44.085′ W. Marker is near Nancy, Kentucky, in Pulaski County. Marker is on Kentucky Route 235, ¾ mile south of Kentucky Route 761, on the right when traveling south. Marker is at Tour Stop 4 of the Mill Springs Battlefield Driving Tour. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nancy KY 42544, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Poor Charlie" (within shouting distance of this marker); Turpin/Simpson Properties (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rutledge's Battery (approx. half a mile away); The Last Stand (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Retreat (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Union Advance (approx. 0.6 miles away); Victory! (approx. 0.6 miles away); "Confederate Mass Grave" (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nancy.
Regarding Confederate Field Hospital. A small log cabin located here served as the main Confederate field Hospital. A few of the foundation stones are still visible. The hospital was captured by Federal forces after the Confederates retreated from the battlefield.
Additional keywords. Zollicoffer, Thomas
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. This page has been viewed 636 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 18, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. 2. submitted on July 25, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 3, 4. submitted on May 18, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.