POTTS HILL HISTORICAL MARKER
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
N 36° 29.924 W 094° 01.454
15S E 408271 N 4039755
Quick Description: POTTS HILL HISTORICAL MARKER MO-AR
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 12/30/2006 6:30:18 PM
Waymark Code: WM132P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member OzarksJim
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Long Description:
At this point on the Missouri Arkansas Line where the Telegraph Road entered the 10 mile long Cross Timbers Hollow on Feb 16,1862,occured the first skirmish on Benton County soil.
Brigadeer General Curtis' Federal Army overtook the rear guard of Major General Price as he retreated southward,This marked the beginning of the Pea Ridge campaign.
1862-1962 Centennial Observance.
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History of Mark:
I HAVE NOT FOUND ALL THE HISTORY TO THIS MARKER YET. I AM A PART OR SOMETHING OR OTHER ON THE HERITAGE TRAIL MARKERS AND THIS ONE IS ON THE LIST FOR AN UPDATE. LINK ADDED MARKER NW 2.


Additional point: Not Listed

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