Jackson in Madison County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Skirmish At Carroll Station
December 19, 1862
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 50.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 43.163′ N, 88° 48.981′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Ashport Road and Cooper Anderson Road, on the right when traveling east on Ashport Road. Right by the train track. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson TN 38305, 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. In Memory Of Merry Boy (approx. 3.8 miles Reelfoot and Laughing Eyes (approx. 4.6 miles away); This Log Cabin was from Henderson County (approx. 4.6 miles away); Home of Casey Jones (approx. 4.7 miles away); Jackson (approx. 4.7 miles away); Carl Lee Perkins (approx. 4.7 miles away); Adam Huntsman (approx. 5 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Also see . . . Carroll Switch Station, Jackson, TN. In the 1960's and 70's, the Herman & Nellie Pickens grandchildren, myself included, played on these railroad tracks, found old bottles in the Carroll Switch Station saloon, old letters, etc. (Submitted on November 10, 2016, by Barry Pickens of Robstown, Texas.)
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