Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum
Operates over 3 miles near original East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Railroad right of way, using pre-1930 equipment, to East Chattanooga terminus. Line passes through 984 foot long Missionary Ridge Tunnel built in 1852-54, the only “Horseshoe” railway tunnel in State.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2A 79.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 4.06′ N, 85° 12.375′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker can be reached from Cromwell Road 0.6 miles west of Jersey Pike. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4119 Cromwell Rd, Chattanooga TN 37421, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bonny Oaks School (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cleburne's Division (approx. 1.8 miles away); Polk's Brigade (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Cleburne's Division (approx. 1.8 miles away); Wright's Brigade Lowrey's Brigade (approx. 1.8 miles away); 47th Ohio Infantry (approx. 1.8 miles away); Giles A. Smith's Brigade (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
Also see . . .
1. Tennessee Valley Railroad. (Submitted on June 3, 2011, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia.)
2. YouTube - Tennessee Valley Railroad (tvrail's Channel). Several videos can be seen. (Submitted on June 3, 2011, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 3, 2011, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. This page has been viewed 645 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 3, 2011, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.