Civil War cannonball unearthed on Eastern Flank at Franklin

The Tennessean recently reported that  a 12-pounder cannonball, likely Federal, was unearthed on the Eastern Flank Battlefield Park site near Carnton. Officials are working on the land to build a road. To read the full story click here.

A State archaeologist will likely be assigned to accompany any future earth moving and digging on the site in the event that other artifacts are discovered. Stay tuned.

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