Murfreesboro in Rutherford County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
December 31, 1862
10 A.M. - Noon
Location. 35° 52.147′ N, 86° 25.968′ W. Marker is in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, in Rutherford County. Marker is on Park Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at stop two, the Slaughter Pen, on the driving tour of Stones River National Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Murfreesboro TN 37129, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michigan (here, next to this marker); Sheridan's Stand (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Boys, you must get out of here! You are surrounded! (about 300 feet away); Abandoned Artillery (about 300 feet away but has been reported missing); Sheridan Saves the Day (about 600 feet away); Cotton Field – "No Man's Land" (approx. 0.4 miles away); This Far, But No Farther (approx. half a mile away); The Fight for the Cedars (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murfreesboro.
Also see . . . Stones River National Battlefield. National Park Service website. (Submitted on October 31, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 523 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 31, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.