Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Advance On Fort Donelson
Feb 11-12, 1862
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3C 33.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
Location. 36° 28.453′ N, 87° 57.36′ W. Marker has been reported damaged. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on Old Tennessee 76, half a mile south of Donelson Parkway (U.S. 79), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dover TN 37058, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Advance on Fort Donelson (approx. 3.2 miles away); Fort Henry (approx. Site of Fort Henry (approx. 4 miles away); Brigadier General John A. McClernand’s Division (approx. 4.1 miles away); U.S.A. Headquarters of Brigadier General U.S. Grant (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Henry (approx. 4½ miles away); Brigadier General Charles F. Smith’s Division (approx. 4.7 miles away); Battle of Fort Henry (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 664 times since then and 66 times this year. Last updated on October 28, 2020, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. Photos: 1. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 2. submitted on December 7, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. 3. submitted on October 28, 2020, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.