Only Boiling EggsOn July 2, 1863, as Federal forces conducted a campaign to rid the Yellow Creek valley of Confederate guerrillas, a forward detachment of the 8th Kentucky Cavalry (US) rode up to a grocery store and tavern located about two miles to the west. The site, known as Irish Shanty, was rumored to be popular with guerrillas.
|Series||This marker is part of the Tennessee: Tennessee Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Tennessee Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 10:19pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 453588 N 3994331|
|Decimal Degrees||36.09250000, -87.51555000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 5.55', W 87° 30.933'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 5' 33.00" N, 87° 30' 55.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||615, 931|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 106 Ferbee Rd, Dickson TN 37055, US|
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