Near Leola in Grant County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Battle of Jenkins’ Ferry
Erected 1928 by United Daughters of the Confederacy - James F. Fagan and Jenkins' Ferry Chapters.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 34° 12.737′ N, 92° 32.844′ W. Marker is near Leola, Arkansas, in Grant County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 46 1.9 miles south of State Highway 291, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Monument located in Jenkins' Ferry State Park, on the left after you enter the park. Marker is in this post office area: Leola AR 72084, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Samuel Rice / Confederate Cannons Captured (within shouting distance of this marker); Jenkins Ferry / Pontoon Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red River Campaign (about 500 feet Refugee Children / Supplies Destroyed (approx. 1.9 miles away); Officers Killed / Union Wounded (approx. 3.1 miles away); Skirmish at Guesses Creek (approx. 5.9 miles away); Clash at Whitten's Mill (approx. 7.1 miles away); Tulip (approx. 10.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leola.
Also see . . . Jenkins' Ferry State Park. (Submitted on October 27, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,371 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 27, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.