December 31, 1862Panic-stricken Union troops bolted out of the woods, closely pressed by cheering Texans. Canister from the battery's six guns, placed on this rise, forced back the attackers. Reinforced by a second battery, the Union artillerymen repulsed a second assault to save the Pike, their lifeline to Nashville, from capture.
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|Date Added||Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 12:00pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 550949 N 3970806|
|Decimal Degrees||35.88018333, -86.43555000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 52.811', W 86° 26.133'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 52' 48.66" N, 86° 26' 7.98" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 500-520 Park Rd, Murfreesboro TN 37129, US|
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