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Cayce in Fulton County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Confederate Bivouac

 
 
Confederate Bivouac Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 17, 2009
1. Confederate Bivouac Marker
Inscription. In the winter of 1861-62, the Sixth Battalion of Tennessee Cavalry commanded by Lieutenant Colonel T.H. Logwood constructed and occupied a camp of wooden huts near here. The winter was spent in scouting and patrolling in this area. In March 1862, a surprise attack by a Federal force from Hickman was repulsed after a vigorous skirmish.
 
Erected 2007 by Kentucky Historical Society - Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1410.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 36° 33.338′ N, 89° 1.93′ W. Marker was in Cayce, Kentucky, in Fulton County. Marker was at the intersection of Jordan Lane (State Road 239) and Moscow Avenue (State Highway 94), on the right when traveling south on Jordan Lane. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Fulton KY 42041, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Casey Jones (a few steps from this marker); Guerrilla Raids on Clinton (approx. 7.2 miles away); Hickman County Veterans Memorial (approx. 8 miles
Confederate Bivouac and Cacey Jones Markers image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 17, 2009
2. Confederate Bivouac and Cacey Jones Markers
away); Clinton Seminary (approx. 8 miles away); County Named, 1821 (approx. 8 miles away); The Chapel (approx. 8.4 miles away in Tennessee); The Depot (approx. 8.5 miles away in Tennessee); Union City Junction (approx. 8.5 miles away in Tennessee).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Missing Confederate Bivouac Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, January 21, 2012
3. Missing Confederate Bivouac Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,146 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on January 21, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3. submitted on January 21, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee.
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