Historic Markers Across Tennessee



The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Charge Them Both Ways



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Location: North Loop Trail at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN
County: Henderson
Coordinates: N 35° 47.725    W 088° 23.358
  35.79541666    -88.3893
Waymark: None
 



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Just when victory seemed certain, Colonel Charles Carroll galloped up to Forrest with the news that a large Union force was fast approaching their rear along the Lexington-Huntington Road and was deploying in line of battle. Forrest, who had left McLemore


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More information:
The Parker's Crossroads Battlefield Association: The Battle of Parker's Crossroad