Red Mound

Red Mound (HM1DBU)

Location: Wildersville, TN 38388 Henderson County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 46.366', W 88° 23.646'

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During the second quarter of the 19th Century, on the hill immediately west of this marker was the site of the community of Red Mound, which according to oral tradition was named for Red Mountain, N. C., from where many of the early settlers came. In 1837, a post office was established here with Samuel S. Parker as postmaster. This geographic location marks the site of the Battle of Parker's Crossroads fought December 31, 1862.
Marker Number4D 48
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 5:44pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 373989 N 3959641
Decimal Degrees35.77276667, -88.39410000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 46.366', W 88° 23.646'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 46' 21.96" N, 88° 23' 38.76" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19990 Hwy 22 N, Wildersville TN 38388, US
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