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Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum

 
 
Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, August 23, 2009
1. Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum Marker
Inscription. Operates over 3 miles near original East Tennessee, Virgina & Georgia Railroad right of way, using pre-1930 equipment, to East Chattanooga terminus. Line passes through 984 foot long Missionary Ridge Tunnel built in 1852-54, the only “Horseshoe” railway tunnel in State.
Official Tennessee State Railroad Museum.

 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2A 79.)
 
Location. 35° 4.06′ N, 85° 12.375′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker can be reached from Cromwell Road 0.6 miles west of Jersey Pike. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4119 Cromwell Rd, Chattanooga TN 37421, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bonny Oaks School (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lowrey's Brigade (approx. 1.8 miles away); Govan's Brigade (approx. 1.8 miles away); 37th Ohio Infantry (approx. 1.8 miles away but has been reported missing); 30th Ohio Infantry (approx. 1.8 miles away but has been reported missing); 47th Ohio Infantry
Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, August 23, 2009
2. Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum
(approx. 1.8 miles away); Giles A. Smith's Brigade (approx. 1.8 miles away); 54th Ohio Infantry (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Also see . . .
1. Tennessee Valley Railroad. (Submitted on June 3, 2011, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia.)
2. YouTube - Tennessee Valley Railroad (tvrail's Channel). Several videos can be seen. (Submitted on June 3, 2011, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia.) 
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesRailroads & Streetcars
 
Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum Marker and Train passing image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, August 23, 2009
3. Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum Marker and Train passing
Museum Interior image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, August 23, 2009
4. Museum Interior
Railyard Displays image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, August 23, 2009
5. Railyard Displays
This is only one view, many more trains can be seen.
Engine 349 image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, August 23, 2009
6. Engine 349
Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum Sign image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, August 23, 2009
7. Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. This page has been viewed 537 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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