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Near Waynesboro in Wayne County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Dogwood Mudhole

 
 
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By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
1. Dogwood Mudhole Marker
Inscription. A mile to the south, the Old Natchez Trace crossed a depression in the flat, dogwood-covered ridge. After heavy rains it became almost impassable for wagons. Its name “Dogwood Mudhole” recalls the ordeals of frontier travel. It shows too how place names arising from local conditions of long ago are carried down through the years.
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Natchez Trace marker series.
 
Location. 35° 17.225′ N, 87° 36.105′ W. Marker is near Waynesboro, Tennessee, in Wayne County. Marker is on Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 367.3), 2.7 miles south of Waynesboro Highway (U.S. 64), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waynesboro TN 38485, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Natchez Trace (approx. 2.6 miles away); Sweetwater Branch (approx. 3.8 miles away); Army of Tennessee (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Old Natchez Trace (approx. 8.1 miles away); This Monument Marks The Old Natchez Trace (approx.
Dogwood Mudhole Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
2. Dogwood Mudhole Marker
8.1 miles away); Sons of Confederate Veterans (approx. 9.3 miles away); Waynesboro Operation Enduring Freedom & Operation Iraqi Freedom Monument (approx. 9.4 miles away); Incident at Waynesboro (approx. 9.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Natchez Trace. Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 24, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
Dogwood Mudhole Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
3. Dogwood Mudhole Marker
View to northeast
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 221 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 24, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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