Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Battle of Nashville - Stewart's Line

Marker ID: NHC 
Location: on Lealand Ln between Battery Ln and Stonewall Dr., Nashville, TN
County: Davidson
Coordinates: N 36° 5.180    W 086° 47.469
  36.08633333    -86.79115
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Loring’s division of Stewart’s Corps, Hood’s confederate Army of Tennessee, fought behind this stone wall Dec. 16, 1864. All Federal attacks were beaten back until the Confederate line was broken a mile to the west. The division retreated south through the hills toward Brentwood.


Erected: 1975

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