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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Hospital Water Source

 
 
Hospital Water Source Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, February 7, 2021
1. Hospital Water Source Marker
Inscription.  Because of the generous pure water supply available from this spring, the area surrounding it was selected as a hospital site for treatment of soldiers wounded in the Battle of Nashville which took place during the War between the States.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & MedicineWar, US CivilWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 36° 7.1′ N, 86° 45.785′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker can be reached from Thompson Lane. Marker is near the Carper Homestead in the rear of Woodlawn Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 660 Thompson Lane, Nashville TN 37211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Melrose (within shouting distance of this marker); Carper Homestead (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of Nashville (approx. ¾ mile away); Cheatham’s Line (approx. ¾ mile away); Woodbine (approx. 0.9 miles away); Cumberland Park (approx. one mile away); Central High School
Hospital Water Source Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, February 7, 2021
2. Hospital Water Source Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Turner Grammar School (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Springhouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, February 7, 2021
3. Springhouse
Inside the springhouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, February 7, 2021
4. Inside the springhouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 8, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
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