Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Camp Harris

Marker ID: THC 2E 48
Location: on South Main Street (Tennessee Route 41-A), Estill Springs, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 15.251    W 086° 7.254
  35.25418333    -86.1209
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM6M9V


Here was one of the earlier training camps of the Condederacy. Units traing here included the 1st Tenn. Infantry (Maney) and 17th Tenn. Infantry (Newman). The area, covering the former mill settlement of Allisonia, was heavily fortified to protect highway