— The Battle for Kentucky October 8, 1862 —Maney's Confederates immediately discovered the lethal danger of attacking the eight Union cannon on top of the ridge in front of you. The Confederates sought cover behind a split-rail fence, but the Union artillery shattered the rails, killing and wounding scores of soldiers. The Confederate attack slowed and then stopped.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 8:11pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 678890 N 4171933|
|Decimal Degrees||37.67716667, -84.97143333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 40.63', W 84° 58.286'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 40' 37.80" N, 84° 58' 17.16" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1997-2013 Park Rd, Perryville KY 40468, US|
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