Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Where did they go?
Most of the enlisted men were taken to prison camps in Illinois and Indiana; most of the officers went to camps in Ohio and Massachusetts:
• Camps Douglas & Butler
Chicago & Springfield, Illinois
• Camp Morton
• Camp Chase & Johnson's Island
Columbus & Sandusky, Ohio
• Fort Warren
Erected by Fort Donelson National Battlefield
Location. 36° 29.344′ N, 87° 50.182′ W. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on Petty Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located at stop ten, Dover Hotel, of the driving tour of Fort Donelson National Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Dover TN 37058, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dover Hotel (a few steps from this marker); C.S.A Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Rice House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Rice House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Surrender House (about 500 feet away); History of the Stewart County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Stewart County Iron Industry (approx. ¼ mile away); The Battle of Dover/Confederate Mass Grave (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 6, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 599 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 6, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.