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

Final Union Line

 
 
Final Union Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
1. Final Union Line Marker
Inscription.
Final Union Line.
Geary's, Cruft's and
Osterhaus' Troops.

 
Erected 1890 by the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number MT-31B.)
 
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° 0.741′ N, 85° 20.43′ W. Marker is near Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of Shingle Road and Military road, on the left when traveling north on Shingle Road. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the west side of the roadway, a short distance south of 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. Ohio (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moore's Brigade (about 500 feet away); Final Line (about 600 feet away); Walthall's Brigade (about 600 feet away); Pettus' Brigade (about 600 feet away);
Final Union Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
2. Final Union Line Marker
View of the historical marker, situated off of the roadside, at the edge of a deeply forested area.
The Cravens House (about 600 feet away); Clayton's Brigade (about 600 feet away); Carlin's Brigade (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lookout Mountain.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Final Union Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
3. Final Union Line Marker
View of the historical marker, looking north along Shingle Road, with the Cravens House located just beyond, on the distant rise.
Final Union Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
4. Final Union Line Marker
View of the historical marker, looking south along Shingle Road,
Final Union Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2017
5. Final Union Line Marker
View of page 31B from the National Park Services 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 362 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 28, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   5. submitted on September 29, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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