Camp Anderson

Camp Anderson (HMQCA)

Location: Gamaliel, KY 42140 Monroe County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 42.343', W 85° 51.415'

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Camp established by Union Army to train and drill troops and as a place of rendezvous. In October 1861, Col. S. S. Stanton, 25th Tennessee Infantry, Confederate Army, was ordered to capture the encampment. He marched his regiment into the county and burned Camp Anderson, which had already been abandoned by the Federal troops.
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HM NumberHMQCA
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Placed ByKentucky Historical Society - Kentucky Department of Highways
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Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 1:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 602099 N 4062836
Decimal Degrees36.70571667, -85.85691667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 42.343', W 85° 51.415'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 42' 20.58" N, 85° 51' 24.90" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6899 Fountain Run Rd, Gamaliel KY 42140, US
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