Women's CavalryWalden's Ridge, directly ahead, was a natural obstacle to east-west military movements during the war. In 1862-1863, Confederate authorities ordered three Rhea County cavalry companies to patrol the passes there between Emory Gap (north) and Sale Creek (south) to keep Federal forces out of the Tennessee River Valley.
|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||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 4:21pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 693596 N 3952063|
|Decimal Degrees||35.69350000, -84.86038333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 41.61', W 84° 51.623'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 41' 36.60" N, 84° 51' 37.38" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 431 Front St, Spring City TN 37381, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.