"Marauding gangs of Freebooters"In 1860, 300 people lived in Charlotte, the Dickson County seat. During the war, the residents witnessed considerable military activity, beginning February 17, 1862, when Confederate Col. Nathan Bedford Forrest, arrived here to reequip his men and horses after escaping the surrender of Fort Donelson.
|Series||This marker is part of the Tennessee: Tennessee Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Tennessee Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 11:16pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 469494 N 4003776|
|Decimal Degrees||36.17828333, -87.33923333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 10.697', W 87° 20.354'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 10' 41.82" N, 87° 20' 21.24" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 21 Court Square, Charlotte TN 37036, US|
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