— The Battle for Kentucky October 8, 1862 —As Maney's Confederates reached the top of this hill they watched the fleeing Union soldiers retreat into the valley in front of you. The Southerners had lost hundreds of men killed and wounded during the fight to take this ridge, and their hearts must have sunk when they saw more Federal troops arriving on the ridges to the west.
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|Date Added||Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 678766 N 4171952|
|Decimal Degrees||37.67736667, -84.97283333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 40.642', W 84° 58.37'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 40' 38.52" N, 84° 58' 22.20" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2755-2783 Whites Rd, Perryville KY 40468, US|
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