Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Wheeler's Raid Around Rosecrans ~ Dec. 30, 1862

Marker ID: THC 3D 53
Location: U.S. 31A, Williamson County, in Nolensville
County: Williamson
Waymark: None


After destroying a sizeable wagon train at Rock Springs, about six miles northeast, Wheeler's Confederate raiders, late in the afternoon here captured about 200 prisoners, destroyed a wagon train and took with them a number of ambulances. They then moved southwestward, to bivouac about two miles north of Arrington.