Gun Positions

Gun Positions (HMPOY)

Location: Dover, TN 37058 Stewart County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 29.677', W 87° 51.357'

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The four mounds in this section of the water batteries are some of the first structures built to defend the river. The Confederates mounted three 32-pounder cannon here but moved them before the gunboat attack. From this position they could not be effective against ironclads.
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HM NumberHMPOY
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 8:49pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 423339 N 4039151
Decimal Degrees36.49461667, -87.85595000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 29.677', W 87° 51.357'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 29' 40.62" N, 87° 51' 21.42" W
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Area Code(s)931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 405 Lock D Loop, Dover TN 37058, US
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