Feb 11-12, 1862Here was the "Ridge Road" from Ft. Henry to Ft. Donelson. After Ft. Henry's capture, Grant marched the southernmost column of the Army of the Ohio on Ft. Donelson along this route. Leading in battle formation was the 1st Brig., 1st Div., Col. R.J. Oglesby, followed by the 3rd Brig., Col. W.R. Morrison, and part of the 3rd Div., Brig. Gen. Lewis Wallace; part of this division went by river.
|Marker Number||3C 33|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, December 8th, 2014 at 9:02am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 414355 N 4036972|
|Decimal Degrees||36.47421667, -87.95600000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 28.453', W 87° 57.36'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 28' 27.18" N, 87° 57' 21.6" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 901-1091 Old Tennessee 76, Dover TN 37058, US|
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