Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
— Johnson's Division —
Brigadier General Bushrod R. Johnson's Division
Colonel Joseph Drake's Brigade
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 36° 28.796′ N, 87° 50.69′ W. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is at the intersection of Cedar Street and Wynn's Ferry Loop on Cedar Street. Located on a footpath (actually formerly a park road) extending from Cedar Street at stop eight, French's Battery, 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. Wharton's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Breakout (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Confederate Breakout Original Position (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Baldwin's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forrest's Cavalry (approx. ¼ mile away); McCausland's Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); Planning to Escape (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
Also see . . . Fort Donelson. National Park Service page. (Submitted on November 28, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 784 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.