New Cambria in Macon County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Battle of Painter Creek
In the curious engagement beginning before noon and continuing until dark there was only one casualty. A Confederate swimming his horse across the stream fell and was drowned.
(Reference Macon County History of 1910).
Location. 39° 46.579′ N, 92° 45.115′ W. Marker is in New Cambria, Missouri, in Macon County. Marker is on South Main Street north of Jones Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in city park under the water tower. Marker is in this post office area: New Cambria MO 63558, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Disney Home (approx. 10.6 miles away); The Happy Place (approx. 10.7 miles away); Walt Disney's "Barn Circus" (approx. 10.7 miles away); The Dreaming Tree (approx. 10.7 miles away); The "So Dear To My Heart" Barn Walt Disney on Marceline (approx. 10.7 miles away); Coming to Marceline (approx. 10.7 miles away); Santa Fe 2546 (approx. 11.3 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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