Columbiad vs. Carondelet

Columbiad vs. Carondelet (HM1Y50)

Location: Dover, TN 37058 Stewart County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 29.691', W 87° 51.431'

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February 14 1862

"The [10-inch] Columbiad was rigidly impartial, and fired on the boats as... ircumstances dictated, with...the last few shots... directed at the Carondelet... hugging the eastern shore and... a little in advance of others... Several well-directed shots raked the side and tore away her armor..."
Lieutenant H. L. Bedford,
Confederate Ordinance Officer
HM NumberHM1Y50
Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 423228 N 4039178
Decimal Degrees36.49485000, -87.85718333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 29.691', W 87° 51.431'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 29' 41.46" N, 87° 51' 25.86" W
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Area Code(s)931
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Lock D Loop, Dover TN 37058, US
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