Covington in Tipton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Charles B. Simonton
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 87.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
Location. 35° 33.465′ N, 89° 38.923′ W. Marker is in Covington, Tennessee, in Tipton County. Marker is at the intersection of West Sherrod Avenue and South College Street (Tennessee Route 59), on the left when traveling west 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 (within shouting distance of this marker); General Jacob Tipton (within shouting distance of this marker); Augustus Hill Garland (approx. 0.3 miles 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.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 423 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on June 22, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.