Franklin in Williamson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battle Ground Academy
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3D 49.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
Location. 35° 54.824′ N, 86° 52.436′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Tennessee, in Williamson County. Marker is at the intersection of Columbia Avenue (U.S. 31) and Everbright Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Columbia Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin TN 37064, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Battle of Franklin (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Battle Ground Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); The Carter Farm (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beasley Town / Bate's Division on the Western Flank (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named The Carter Farm (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named The Carter Farm (about 700 feet away); Franklin Housing Authority (FHA)/ Reddick Street (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named The Carter Farm (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
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