Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Fort Adams/Fort Pike
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 4E 29.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 9.432′ N, 90° 2.898′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on A.W. Willis Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38105, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort San Fernando de Las Barrancas (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lynching of Lee Walker (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Memphis Waterfront (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Tavern (approx. ¼ mile away); Lauderdale Courts / Presley Family at Lauderdale Courts St. Mary's Catholic Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Congregation B'Nai Israel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Casey Jones (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 366 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 25, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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