Confederates Here
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 37° 48.558 W 085° 28.017
16S E 634949 N 4185763
Quick Description: Several Civil War battles happened here.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2006 8:22:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMKDW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member snfromky
Views: 31

Long Description:

On CSA Invasion, Bragg's army of 28,000 camped here, Sept. 20 to Oct. 3, 1862. Moved to Harrodsburg, then met Burell's Union army in Battle of Perryville, Oct. 8.

CSA Gen. John H. Morgan, on raid, camped here, Dec. 29, 1862. On a later raid, July 6, 1863, Morgan delayed here by night-long skirmish with 25 Union cavalrymen.

See map on other side.

Marker Name: Confederates Here

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Battle (war)

Marker Number (for official markers): 674

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways

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