River Heights south of Jefferson in Requiem for a Nun (Location)

Display Label: 
Confederate Line of Defense
Type: 
Event
Authority : 
Context (text, as interpreted)
X: 
1294
Y: 
1618
Description: 

When Union forces attack Jefferson during the Civil War, the Confederates fall back "to a stronger line on the river heights south of the town" (182). There does not seem to be any fighting there, though the Yankees occupy and burn the town itself.

Role: 
Only Mentioned in Text
Status: 
Built

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