Covington in Tipton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
General Jacob Tipton
Erected 1989 by The Society of the War of 1812 in the State of Tennessee-L.J. Shaw, State President.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War of 1812.
Location. 35° 33.468′ N, 89° 38.952′ W. Marker is in Covington, Tennessee, in Tipton County. Memorial is on West Sherrod Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Covington TN 38019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Site of Byars-Hall High School (a few steps from this marker); Charles B. Simonton (within shouting distance of this marker); Augustus Hill Garland (approx. ¼ mile away); Thomas Goode (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tipton County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tipton County in the Civil War (approx. half a mile away); Joe Brown Bivouac, U.C.V. (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
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