Fortress RosecansThose things [you see] inside the fort ... this shape + ... are bum [bomb] proof stockades. The outside line is heavy oak timer hewn on 3 sides ... about 10 feet high. The timber is .. set up end ways and firmly secured .... The top is first covered over with 4-inch plank and then about 3 feet of dirt. In the sides are port holes for infantry to fire through. It is almost impossible to dislodge infantry from them.
|Placed By||Stones River National Battlefield - National Park Service - U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 12:59am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 553303 N 3968466|
|Decimal Degrees||35.85896667, -86.40963333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 51.538', W 86° 24.578'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 51' 32.28" N, 86° 24' 34.68" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1220 W College St, Murfreesboro TN 37129, US|
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