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Near Lookout Mountain in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Final Line

 
 
Final Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
1. Final Line Marker
Inscription.
Final Line of
Walthall's and Pettus'
Brigades

 
Erected by Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission.
 
Location. 35° 0.654′ N, 85° 20.397′ W. Marker is near Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Shingle Road north of Lookout Mountain Scenic Highway (Route 148), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This historical marker is located in a cluster of Confederate historical tablets, situated in a heavily forested area, about midway between the Lookout Mountain Scenic Highway and the Cravens House. Marker is in this post office area: Lookout Mountain TN 37350, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pettus' Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Walthall's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Clayton's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Stevenson's Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Final Union Line (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2nd Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away but has been reported missing); Ohio (approx. 0.2 miles away); Candy's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lookout Mountain.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Final Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
2. Final Line Marker
View of the historical marker, looking north along Shingle Road.
Final Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
3. Final Line Marker
View of the historical marker, situated on the opposite side of the street from the other Confederate markers (double click on picture to enlarge and see the historical marker better).
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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