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Winstead Hill Park, Franklin

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Winstead Hill is a property in Franklin, Tennessee that has significance in 1864 for being in the Second Battle of Franklin battlefield. It is located within the Franklin Battlefield, a U.S. National Historic Landmark area.
In the battle, Confederate troops under General Hood attacked from Winstead Hill.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.
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  • The park was General Hood's HQ for the Battle of Franklin so the historical significance is important on its own merit. There are several monuments and what I believe to be a nice walking path...  more »
  • This is the site of Confederate General Hood's headquarters during the day of the Battle of Franklin. An excellent cast-bronze relief map just a short walk up the hill from the parking area presents.....  more »
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  • There’s just something about this place besides the history that was very special. I enjoy Franklin and make sure I stop here whenever I am in town. Thank you to the ones that are keeping it clean, the grass cut and maintaining the park!
  • I love this park. There is a ton of history all around Franklin, but the way they have the monuments set up and the detail is incredible. I also enjoy the way the walking trail is here too. You get a slight grade increase on certain parts, some of it feels like your walking in the woods on a paved road, and other parts are wide open. Definitely worth a visit if your visiting!

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