Model in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Site of Fort Henry
February 6, 1862
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3C 61.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
Location. 36° 30.425′ N, 88° 0.947′ W. Marker is in Model, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on Fort Henry Road near Land Between the Lakes Road, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located in the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. 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 Fort Henry (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Fort Henry (approx. 0.8 miles away); Forrest Stages A Raid (approx. 2.3 miles away in Kentucky); Slave Labor (approx. 2.3 miles away in Kentucky); Pook Turtles (approx. 2.3 miles away in Kentucky); Fort Heiman (approx. 2.3 miles away in Kentucky); An Unfinished Fort (approx. 2.4 miles away in Kentucky); Under Union Occupation (approx. 2.6 miles away in Kentucky).
Also see . . . Fort Henry - Civil War Tennessee. (Submitted on July 31, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,698 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 2. submitted on March 18, 2011, by Currey Russell of Indian Mound, Tennessee. 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 31, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.