Forrest slave market historic marker damaged, to be repaired

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 19, 2020 6:45 PM CT | Published: July 19, 2020 5:09 PM CT

It is the second historical marker to be snapped in two from its base in the past month. The rector of Calvary Episcopal Church says the marker, noting the location of Nathan Bedford Forrest's slave market, will be repaired and reinstalled as soon as possible.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest Historical Markers Calvary Episcopal Church Tim Huebner Scott Walters
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Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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