Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Andrew Jackson

Marker ID:  
Location: at the intersection of West Main St. and Columbia Ave., Franklin, TN
County: Williamson
Coordinates: N 35° 55.415    W 086° 52.31
  35.92358333    -86.87183333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM8MV


On his return from New Orleans
Andrew Jackson
gave a brass cannon to Franklin
A part of his soldiery camped here
on their way to New Orleans.

Erected 1917 by Placed by Col. Thos. Hart Benton Chapter U.S.D. of 1812.