Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Battle of Nashville - Confederate Defenses - Dec. 15, 1864



Marker ID: THC N1 15
Location: on Granny White Pike, Nashville, TN
County: Davidson
Coordinates: N 36° 6.631    W 086° 47.561
  36.11051666    -86.79268333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM414V
 



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Battle of Nashville
Confederate Defenses
Dec. 15, 1864


Stewart's Corps, Army of Tennessee, held Chis part of Hood's original line, extending east about 1500 yards, and west and south about 1 mile to Hillsboro Pike. After the turning of his left, about 4:00 p.m., Stewart established a new position extending southward, to the west of Granny White Pike.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission


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More information:
Wikipedia: Battle of Nashville
CWSAC Battle Summery: Battle of Nashville
Civil War Home: Battle of Nashville Official Records