War Returns to Stewart CountyUnion and Confederate forces clashed near here again on February 3, 1863, almost one year after the Battle of Fort Donelson. Confederate Gen. Joseph Wheeler attacked Dover's 800-man Federal garrison after he failed to disrupt Union shipping on the Cumberland River.
|Series||This marker is part of the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series, and the Tennessee: Tennessee Civil War Trails series.|
|Placed By||Tennessee Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 12:49am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 422339 N 4037429|
|Decimal Degrees||36.47901667, -87.86693333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 28.741', W 87° 52.016'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 28' 44.46" N, 87° 52' 0.96" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2435-2447 Moores Dr, Dover TN 37058, US|
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