Covington in Tipton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Joe Brown Bivouac, U.C.V.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 121.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1898.
Location. 35° 33.384′ N, 89° 39.648′ W. Marker is in Covington, Tennessee, in Tipton County. Marker is on Bert Johnson Avenue, 0.3 miles west of U.S. 51 when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 760 Bert Johnson Ave, Covington TN 38019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. Last Speech of General Nathan Bedford Forrest (within shouting distance of this marker); Augustus Hill Garland (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Jacob Tipton (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Site of Byars-Hall High School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Charles B. Simonton (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox (approx. ¾ mile away); St. Matthew's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Thomas Goode (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
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