August 29, 1862At 1:00 p.m. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest's Cavalry attacked the federal stockade located next tot he railroad. In the short but fierce struggle, Gen. Forrest's commander suffered 180 casualties. Twelve Confederates were buried on the field of battle. Confederate forces withdrew and destroyed railroad bridges between Guest Hollow and McMinnville.
|Marker Number||2E 65|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 1:59am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 595885 N 3938435|
|Decimal Degrees||35.58500000, -85.94165000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 35.1', W 85° 56.499'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 35' 6.00" N, 85° 56' 29.94" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 12232 Manchester Hwy, Morrison TN 37357, US|
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