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Near Lookout Mountain in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Final Line

 
 
Final Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
1. Final Line Marker
Inscription.
Final Line of
Walthall's and Pettus'
Brigades

 
Erected 1890 by Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission. (Marker Number MT-31A.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Lookout Mountain, and the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park: November 24, 1863 marker series.
 
Location. 35° 0.654′ N, 85° 20.397′ W. Marker is near Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Shingle Road north of Lookout Mountain Scenic Highway (Tennessee Route 148), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This historical marker is located in a cluster of Confederate historical tablets, situated in a heavily forested area, about midway between the Lookout Mountain Scenic Highway and the Cravens House. Marker is in this post office area: Lookout Mountain TN 37350, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pettus' Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Walthall's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Clayton's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Stevenson's Division
Final Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
2. Final Line Marker
View of the historical marker, looking north along Shingle Road.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Moore's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Final Union Line (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ohio (approx. 0.2 miles away); Candy's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lookout Mountain.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Final Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
3. Final Line Marker
View of the historical marker, situated on the opposite side of the street from the other Confederate markers (double click on picture to enlarge and see the historical marker better).
Final Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2017
4. Final Line Marker
View of page 31A from the National Park Service’s record book on the Chattanooga - Chickamauga listings of classified structures, which is kept in the Chickamauga Battlefield Park's Visitor Center.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 382 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 28, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   4. submitted on September 29, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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