Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Where did they go?
Most of the enlisted men were taken to prison camps in Illinois and Indiana; most of the officers went to camps in Ohio and Massachusetts:
• Camps Douglas & Butler
Chicago & Springfield, Illinois
• Camp Morton
Columbus & Sandusky, Ohio
• Fort Warren
Erected by Fort Donelson National Battlefield - National Park Service - Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 36° 29.344′ N, 87° 50.182′ W. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on Petty Street, on the right when traveling north. Located at stop ten, Dover Hotel, of 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. Dover Hotel (a few steps from this marker); C.S.A Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Rice House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Rice House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Surrender House (about 500 feet away); Dover Under Fire (approx. 0.2 miles away); History of the Stewart County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Stewart County Iron Industry (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 696 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 6, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.