West Point in Troup County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Battle of West Point
April 16, 1865
Fort Tyler Association, Inc.
Dedicated April 18, 1998
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 18, 1817.
Location. 32° 52.883′ N, 85° 11.15′ W. Marker is in West Point, Georgia, in Troup County. Marker is on 6th Avenue, 0 miles south of West 12th Street, on the right when traveling south. The marker is at the entrance gates to Fort Tyler, at the west edge of the parking lot on North 6th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point GA 31833, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. More Enduring Than Marble (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Tyler (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of West Point (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Daughters of the Confederacy" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gen. Robert C. Tyler, C.S.A. (approx. Ύ mile away); Fort Tyler Cemetery (approx. Ύ mile away); Tenth Street SchoolLanier High School (approx. 1.1 miles away in Alabama). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 671 times since then and 59 times this year. Last updated on January 31, 2017, by Yvonne McClellan of Lanett, Alabama. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.