Trenton in Gibson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Gibson County Courthouse
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4B 35.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #17 Andrew Johnson, and the Tennessee Historical Commission series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1899.
Location. 35° 58.856′ N, 88° 56.507′ W. Marker is in Trenton, Tennessee, in Gibson County. Marker is at the intersection of Eaton Street (Tennessee Route 104, 77) and South College Street (Tennessee Route 367), on the leftTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton TN 38382, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. David Crockett (a few steps from this marker); Gibson County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Fighting for Trenton (within shouting distance of this marker); Female Collegiate Institute (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fighting for Trenton (approx. ¼ mile away); Forrest at Trenton (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Fighting for Trenton (approx. ¾ mile away); C.S.A. Camp Trenton (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trenton.
More about this marker. Marker is on the south lawn of the courthouse. The street is one-way around the courthouse.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 494 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 9, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.