Pilot Knob in Iron County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Battle of Pilot Knob
— September 28, 1864, 2:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. —
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • War, US Civil.
Location. 37° 37.687′ N, 90° 39′ W. Marker is in Pilot Knob, Missouri, in Iron County. Marker is on N. McCune Street 0.2 miles north of Cedar Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pilot Knob MO 63663, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Battle of Pilot Knob (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Pilot Knob (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Pilot Knob (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort DavidsonBattle of Pilot Knob (approx. ¾ mile away); The Doomed Assault (approx. ¾ mile away); The Struggle for the Mountains (approx. ¾ mile away); The Moat (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pilot Knob.
More about this marker. The marker is one of 16 Missouri red granite historical markers interpreting the Battle of Pilot Knob and is Marker #15 on the Battle of Pilot Knob Driving Tour.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Pilot Knob State Historic Site. The official website of this state park. (Submitted on October 29, 2016.)
2. Tour: The Battle of Pilot Knob. A detailed virtual tour of the battle from The Civil War Muse. (Submitted on October 29, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 29, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 29, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 156 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 29, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.