West Point in Troup County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Battle of West Point
—April 16, 1865 —
Fort Tyler Association, Inc.
Dedicated April 18, 1998
Location. 32° 52.883′ N, 85° 11.15′ W. Marker is in West Point, Georgia, in Troup County. Marker is on 6th Avenue 0 miles south of West 12th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is at the entrance gates to Fort Tyler, at the west edge of the parking lot on North 6th Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: West Point GA 31833, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. More Enduring Than Marble (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Tyler (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of West Point (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Daughters of the Confederacy" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gen. Robert C. Tyler, C.S.A. (approx. ¾ mile away); Fort Tyler Cemetery (approx. ¾ mile away); Bluffton-Lanett, Alabama (approx. one mile away in Alabama); Tenth Street School (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Categories. War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 438 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on January 31, 2017, by Yvonne McClellan of Lanett, Alabama. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.