Historic Markers Across Tennessee



The Battle of Parker's Crossroads



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Location: on the North Loop Walking Trail around 900 feet from the start of the trail. This marker is found where the loop trail turns east. The North Loop Walking Trail is at Tour Stop #1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park), Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN
County: Henderson
Coordinates: N 35° 47.69    W 088° 23.419
  35.79483333    -88.39031666
Waymark: None
 



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This area was named for the Parker farm whose residence was located just south of here. John M. Parker, both a practicing physician and a Baptist preacher, was known as both Doctor and Reverend Parker. His farm straddled the intersection of two important


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