Jefferson City in Jefferson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battle of Mossy Creek
December 29, 1863
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1C83.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 7.885′ N, 83° 28.889′ W. Marker is in Jefferson City, Tennessee, in Jefferson County. Marker is on East Old Andrew Johnson Highway 0.1 miles south of Municipal Drive, on the right when traveling south. Located across the street from Johnson Ball Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 270 East Old Andrew Johnson Highway, Jefferson City TN 37760, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mossy Creek Engagement (here, next to this marker); Sarah Swann Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Original Land Grant by John Roper Branner (approx. one mile away); Carson - Newman College (approx. 1.3 miles away); Cox Mill (approx. 3 miles away); "Little Lord Fauntleroy" (was approx. 4.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); David Crockett and Polly Finley (was approx. 4.9 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Frances Hodgson Burnett (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson City.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 2,044 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 7, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 2. submitted on July 22, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 3, 4. submitted on March 7, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.