South Pittsburg in Marion County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2B 20.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
Location. 35° 2.131′ N, 85° 41.579′ W. Marker is in South Pittsburg, Tennessee, in Marion County. Marker is on North Cedar Avenue (U.S. 72) south of Sweetens Cove Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: South Pittsburg TN 37380, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chiaha (approx. half a mile away); Fort McCook (approx. 1.3 miles away); James Thomas Fitz-Gerald, Jr. (approx. 1.8 miles away); Christmas Night Shootout (approx. 1.8 miles away); Birthplace of Jobyna Lancaster Ralston-ArlenTrail of Tears (approx. 4.4 miles away in Alabama); The TVA System of Multipurpose Dams (approx. 4.6 miles away); The Will Cummings Highway (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Pittsburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 14, 2009, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,372 times since then and 53 times this year. Last updated on December 30, 2009, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. Photos: 1. submitted on February 14, 2009, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. 2. submitted on April 18, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. 3. submitted on May 27, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on August 30, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.