"Lightning" Ellsworth Strikes Again
Union General Hobson's men reached this point at 3:30 p.m., July 11th.
Erected by Historic Hoosier Hills RC&D.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail in Indiana series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 10, 1863.
Location. 38° 38.943′ N, 85°
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morgan's Great Raid (here, next to this marker); Morgan's Raid, July 1863 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scott County Home (approx. 1.7 miles away); Pigeon Roost (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Pigeon Roost (approx. 2.3 miles away); Scott County's Carnegie Library (approx. 2˝ miles away); William Hayden English (approx. 2˝ miles away); Scott County War Memorial (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vienna.
Also see . . . Civil War Weapons: The Telegraph?. (Submitted on November 11, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 12, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 292 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 11, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.