May 1, 1863Nathan Bedford Forrest attacked Col. Streight's column as it crossed Locust's swift waters, causing the Federals to make tremendous exertions to complete the movement, contributing thereby to Streight's eventual surrender of his entire command to Forrest some forty hours later and seventy-five miles distant from Battle Royal.
|Placed By||Alabama Historical Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 7:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 546781 N 3769759|
|Decimal Degrees||34.06753333, -86.49301667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 4.052', W 86° 29.581'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 4' 3.12" N, 86° 29' 34.86" W|
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|Area Code(s)||205, 256|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 16700-16798 Co Rd 26, Blountsville AL 35031, US|
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