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Site of Intense Fighting During the Battle of Corinth

Located adjacent to the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center, Battery Robinett, a large wedge... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve1362
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Avon, Ohio
Important part of Corinth battlefield

There is not much left of the major fortifications that surrounded Corinth during the Civil War... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Brend482
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Arlington, Virginia
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Battery Robinett was built by the Federal Army following the Siege of Corinth and was the site of fierce fighting on October 4, 1862, during the 2nd day of the Battle of Corinth. The obelisk pays tribute to Col. William P. Rogers of the 2nd Texas...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located adjacent to the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center, Battery Robinett, a large wedge shaped earthwork called a lunette, was part of the inner defensive fortifications of Corinth ordered constructed by Maj. Gen. Rosecrans in preparation for the inevitable attempt by the Confederates to recapture...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

There is not much left of the major fortifications that surrounded Corinth during the Civil War. Battery Robinett was a key redoubt and site of heavy fighting during the major battle in October 1862. The Confederates suffered heavy casualties and a Colonel was killed here...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

At the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center (and so not sure why it's listed separately) this Union fortification was a key and central part of the battle. There are a few monuments (mostly to Texans who tried but failed to capture it) and for students...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

2nd Texas Col Rogers paid the price and there is a monument to his sacrifice. I had great grand father and 3 of his brothers with the 2nd Texas here in 62. After the first battle, where they out foxed the Yankees, he later died...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Walley M
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The rebuilt redoubt was a major point of the failed Confederate attack at the Battle of Corinth. It provides us with a detailed idea of what one might have seen from both inside and outside, depending on your location during the battle.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

Located adjacent to the new National Park Visitors' Center, Battery Robinett marks the high point of the Battle of Corinth where the attacking Confederates failed to carry the United States' position. Several Confederates are buried at the site, and there are monuments erected to mark...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank EWH1948
Reviewed 28 March 2014

On my second visit to the Interpretive center, I asked for directions to Battery Robinett. The ranger told me it was on the same grounds as the center so ease of also visiting. Great info on the Battle of Corinth and if you are doing...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank airlink9972
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Be sure to check out this site which is located on the grounds of the Interpretive Center in Corinth. Ranger/Guide was very helpful and the whole area is well maintained.

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Monica58860
Reviewed 18 July 2013

Adjacent to the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center and part of the National Park Serive Shiloh National Military Park unit. Excellent to learn about the involvement of Northern Mississippi and Southern Tennessee in the war.

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank mmichael171
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Off the beaten path interpretive area which is part of the Corinth National Battlefield. This marker will give the visitor a little more in depth information about the artillery used during the Battle of Corinth

Date of experience: July 2012
2  Thank trvlngtchr
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