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Battle of Campbell's Station

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, March 6, 2010
1. Battle of Campbell's Station Marker
Inscription. The Federal Gen. Ambrose Burnside, pursued by Gen. James Longstreet from Lenoir's Station via Concord, eluded an attempt by Gen. Lafayette McLaws, C.S.A., coming from Loudon via the Hotchkiss Valley and Kingston Roads, to head him off at the junction of the Concord and Kingston Roads, Nov. 16, 1863. Burnside stood off three attacks and then retired to Knoxville that night.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 73.)
 
Location. 35° 53.071′ N, 84° 9.212′ W. Marker is in Farragut, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Kingston Pike and Lendon Welch Way, on the right when traveling west on Kingston Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37934, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. David Glasgow Farragut (here, next to this marker); Archibald Roane (a few steps from this marker); Memorial for Cofounders of Campbell Station (approx. half a mile away); Campbell Station (was approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing. ); Admiral David Glasgow Farragut Monument
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By Tom Bosse, December 26, 2016
2. Battle of Campbell's Station Marker
Marker on right.
(approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Campbell's Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Farragut Schools: Recent Years (approx. ¾ mile away); Town of Farragut & Farragut Folklife Museum (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Farragut.
 
Also see . . .  Campbell’s Station. (Submitted on January 14, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Battle of Campbell's Station image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse
3. Battle of Campbell's Station
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 2,306 times since then and 124 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 11, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.   2, 3. submitted on January 14, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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