Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The addition of a kitchen with porch in 1936 is only alteration.
Today, this structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as park staff quarters. It is not open to the public.
Location. 36° 29.273′ N, 87° 50.82′ W. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located at stop 11, the National Cemetery, on 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. Hallowed Ground (a few steps from this marker); Freedmen's Camp (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Battle of Dover/Confederate Mass Grave (approx. ¼ mile away); The Stewart County Iron Industry (approx. 0.4 miles away); History of the Stewart County Courthouse Surrender House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Confederate Breakout (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Confederate Breakout (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
Also see . . . Fort Donelson. National Park Service site. (Submitted on December 7, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 7, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.