— Dec. 16, 1864 —The Federal XVI Corps attacked southward along this road. After violent artillery bombardment, McArthur's Division took the hill to the west about 4:00 p.m., precipitating the rout of Hood's Army. This hill is named for Col. W. M. Shy, 20th Tenn. Inf., killed in the desperate defense which he commanded.
|Marker Number||N2 2|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:36pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 517699 N 3993743|
|Decimal Degrees||36.08815000, -86.80340000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 5.289', W 86° 48.204'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 5' 17.34" N, 86° 48' 12.24" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4635-4657 Granny White Pike, Nashville TN 37220, US|
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