Tinbridge Hill in Lynchburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
A Civil War Hospital Center
To the left you’ll find the location of the tobacco warehouses and Lynchburg’s other buildings which were converted for hospital use. Additional private homes, used as temporary hospitals, brought the total number of hospitals to over thirty.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • War, US Civil.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg VA 24501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Confederate Section (here, next to this marker); Lucy Mina Otey and the Ladie’s Relief Hospital (here, next to this marker); Lynchburg’s Confederate Surgeons (here, next to this marker); Silas Green (here, next to this marker); Crippled Corps and V.M.I. Cadets Form Inner Defenses in Old City Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Women of Lynchburg's Confederate Hospitals (here, next to this marker); Confederate Smallpox Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Confederate Memorial Arch (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tinbridge Hill.
Also see . . . Old City Cemetery. The oldest public cemetery in Virginia still in use today - central Virginia's most unique public garden (Submitted on May 28, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 28, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.