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

Heavy Slashings of Timber

Confederate Works/ Rifle Pits

 
 
Heavy Slashings of Timber Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, August 8, 2015
1. Heavy Slashings of Timber Marker
Inscription.
Heavy slashings of timber
outside of works.

 
Location. 35° 0.81′ N, 85° 20.797′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Click for map. From Cravens House take the Cravens Trail. At the first fork in the trail, take a right on the Earthworks/ Rifle Pits Trail. Path will lead directly to the marker. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37409, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Occupation of the Summit (approx. 0.2 miles away); 111th Pennsylvania Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lookout Mountain Trails (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cobham's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lookout Valley and Browns Ferry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tennessee River and Moccasin Bend (approx. 0.2 miles away); Point Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); 29th Pennsylvania Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Sunset Roack- Cravens House Loop Trail. (Submitted on August 8, 2015.)
2. Chattanooga- Lookout Mountain Battlefield Map (pdf file). Civil War Trust (Submitted on August 8, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.) 

3. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on August 9, 2015.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Cravens Trail/ Earthworks/ Rifle Pits Trail Intersection image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, August 8, 2015
2. Cravens Trail/ Earthworks/ Rifle Pits Trail Intersection
Here, follow the trail to the right to reach the marker.
Heavy Slashings of Timber Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, August 8, 2015
3. Heavy Slashings of Timber Marker
Heavy Slashings of Timber Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, August 8, 2015
4. Heavy Slashings of Timber Marker
Confederate works seen next to the marker(yellow line)
Trail Map image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, August 8, 2015
5. Trail Map
Take Earthworks Trail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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