Historic Markers Across Tennessee

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Battlefield Overview

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Location: the South Loop Walking Trail at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN
County: Henderson
Coordinates: N 35° 47.331    W 088° 23.386
  35.78885    -88.38976666
Waymark: None


You are standing, more or less, on the old Lexington-Huntingdon Road. Behind you is the reconstructed split-rail fence, where the Union troops took position and faced General Nathan Bedford Forrest's unrelenting artillery assault and surprise attack on th


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