Sunset Rock

Sunset Rock (HMYVO)

Location: Lookout Mountain, TN 37350 Hamilton County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 0.024', W 85° 21.265'

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Oct. 28, 1863

From here, General Braxton Bragg, with James Longstreet, one of his corps commanders, watched the Federals under Major General Joseph Hooker, then arriving from the Army of the Potomac and in process of entering Lookout Valley. They determined to oppose them that evening. The result was the Battle of Wauhatchie, fought at midnight, and resulting in the repulse of the Confederates.
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HM NumberHMYVO
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Marker Number2 A 69
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 4:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 650168 N 3874324
Decimal Degrees35.00040000, -85.35441667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 0.024', W 85° 21.265'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 0' 1.44" N, 85° 21' 15.90" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 401-403 W Brow Rd, Lookout Mountain TN 37350, US
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