Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Brigadier General Simon B. Buckner's Division
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1738.
Location. 36° 29.192′ N, 87° 51.689′ W. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on Fort Donelson Park Road, on the right when traveling south. Located at stop five, Buckner's Defense, on the driving tour of Fort Donelson National Battlefield. 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 walking distance of this marker. Buckner's Defense (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Monument (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Donelson Confederate Monument (about 800 feet away); Union Camp (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lauman's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Seizing the Initiative (approx. ¼ mile away); Jackson's Virginia Battery (approx. ¼ mile away); Porter's Battery (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
Also see . . . Fort Donelson. National Park Service site. (Submitted on November 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 783 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 2. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on November 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on October 17, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.