“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
McLemoresville in Carroll County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

Forrest's Raid

Dec. 29, 1862

Forrest's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russell Keltner, circa September 23, 2010
1. Forrest's Raid Marker
Inscription.  Forrest's Brigade, re-armed, and re-equipped with material and horses captured from the Federal storehouses which they had plundered, passed through here enroute to Lexington and their re-crossing of the Tennessee River at Clifton.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4 A12.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 59.26′ N, 88° 34.467′ W. Marker is in McLemoresville, Tennessee, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 77) and College Street (State Highway 105), on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Lemoresville TN 38235, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First County Court (within shouting distance of this marker); Reedy Creek Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hillsman House (approx. 3.2 miles away); Christmasville
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(approx. 6.1 miles away); Gordon Browning (approx. 6.9 miles away); Carroll County (approx. 7.1 miles away); Gibson County (approx. 7.1 miles away); Oak Hill Cemetery (approx. 8.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McLemoresville.
Categories. War, US Civil

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2010, by Russ Keltner of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,102 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on January 8, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. Photo   1. submitted on September 24, 2010, by Russ Keltner of Milan, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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