Dec. 24, 1863A critical point in the bitter cavalry actions during Longstreet's withdrawal to winter quarters near Morristown. The 1st Brig., 1st Cav. Div., Army of the Cumberland, coming from the NW through Dandridge, was attached at Hays' Ferry, four mi. NE, by Confederates of Russell's Brig., and driven back through Dandridge to New Market, 12 mi. NW. The Federals lost a gun and caisson, with minor personal casualties.
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 8:41pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 282325 N 3988440|
|Decimal Degrees||36.01616667, -83.41545000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 0.97', W 83° 24.927'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 0' 58.20" N, 83° 24' 55.62" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1208-1214 Gay St, Dandridge TN 37725, US|
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