Near Benton in Polk County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Historic Benton Station
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2A 115.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
Location. 35° 11.253′ N, 84° 40.974′ W. Marker is near Benton, Tennessee, in Polk County. Marker is at the intersection of Benton Station Road and Depot Street, on the right when traveling east on Benton Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 954 Benton Station Road, Benton TN 37307, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bear Lawson Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nancy Ward (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Nancy Ward (approx. 1.6 miles away); Civil War in Polk County (approx. 1.9 miles away); Polk County World Wars Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Polk County Veterans Monument (approx. 2 miles away); Polk County Confederate Monument (approx. 2 miles away); Ocoee No. 1 (approx. 6˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benton.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.