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

Site of Battery Smartt

 
 
Site of Battery Smartt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
1. Site of Battery Smartt Marker
Inscription.
Site of Battery Smartt.
Confederate Work
General Cheatham's Division.

 
Location. 35° 3.329′ N, 85° 18.372′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Bluff View north of East 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. This historical marker is located at the Hunter Museum, affixed to an ornate column, where a front entrance walkway, begins at the street sidewalk. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Bluff View, Chattanooga TN 37403, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Headquarters Row (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trail of Tears (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ross's Landing (approx. mile away); Ernest Walter Holmes, Sr. (approx. mile away); Swaim's Jail (approx. mile away); 1790 John Ross 1866 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chattanooga's First Citizens (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Cherokee" (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Site of Battery Smartt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
2. Site of Battery Smartt Marker
View of the historical marker, affixed to an ornate column.
Site of Battery Smartt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
3. Site of Battery Smartt Marker
View of the historical marker, affixed to an ornate column, where a front entrance walkway, begins at the street sidewalk.
Site of Battery Smartt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
4. Site of Battery Smartt Marker
View of the historical marker at the Hunter Museum.
Site of Battery Smartt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
5. Site of Battery Smartt Marker
View of the historical marker looking east along the Bluff View sidewalk.
Site of Battery Smartt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
6. Site of Battery Smartt Marker
View of the historical marker, looking west along the public walkway, through a small landscaped community park.
Site of Battery Smartt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
7. Site of Battery Smartt Marker
View of what was once the site of the "Battery Smartt," and what is now the site of the Bluff View (street circle), community landscaped park, and Hunter Museum.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 309 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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