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Shy's Hill

Benton Smith Road, Nashville, TN 37215, USA  | More on: Nashville »

It was at Shy's Hill on Dec. 16, 1864, during the Battle of Nashville, that Federal troops finally broke the Confederate line on the left flank, resulting in a massive Rebel retreat and a decisive Union victory. The trailhead at Shy's Hill features a new marker and a plaque acknowledging those benefactors who made improvements at the site by BONPS possible.

 

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Directions

From I-440, exit Hillsboro Road and travel south to Harding Place and turn left. Turn right at Shy’s Hill Rd. and turn left onto Benton Smith Rd. to historical marker. Park safely at side of road. Steps up the hill to the left.

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Parking (minimal space, large vehicles may not be feasible)

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Admission Fee

Free

Hours

Sunrise to Sunset

Phone

615-742-4800

Website

http://www.bonps.org/shys-hill/ »

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