December, 17 1864Moving rapidly south through Franklin, Stephen D. Lee's Corps with Chalmers' Cavalry Division attached, took up a delaying position in this area about 1:00 P.M. They beat off attacks by Wood's IV Corps & Wilson's Cavalry. Here, Gen. Lee was wounded; command passed to Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson. The Army of Tennessee bivouacked that night around Spring Hill.
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 9:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 510603 N 3965147|
|Decimal Degrees||35.83043333, -86.88260000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 49.826', W 86° 52.956'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 49' 49.56" N, 86° 52' 57.36" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4481-4809 US-31, Franklin TN 37064, US|
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