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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Battle of Nashville

Confederate Position

 

—Dec. 16, 1864 —

 
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By Kevin Hoch, March 9, 2012
1. Battle of Nashville Marker
Inscription. Stewart's Corps, badly mauled during the first day, withdrew at night to a line extending eastward. Lee's Corps, forming the right wing, extended the line across Franklin Pike. Cheatham's Corps, on Stewart's left, extended the line westward, and following the hills, curved south. Chalmers' Cavalry Division covered the left flank.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number N2 1.)
 
Location. 36° 5.189′ N, 86° 48.226′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Granny White Pike and Sewanee Road, on the right when traveling north on Granny White Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dry-Stack Stone Walls (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. ¼ mile away); Minnesota (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Trotwood Moore (approx. 0.6 miles away); Granny White Grave
Battle of Nashville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Hoch, March 9, 2012
2. Battle of Nashville Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Confederate Defenses (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2012, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 655 times since then and 84 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2012, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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