Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Point in the Line of Fort Sherman
The Chief Work of the Inner Line,
Which comprised the entire line
from Battery Bushnell
to Signal Hill.
(Marker Number MT-50.)
Location. 35° 3.051′ N, 85° 18.214′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of Lindsey Street and East 5th Street, on the left when traveling south on Lindsey Street. Touch for map. This historical marker is a bronze tablet, affixed to the outer wall, on the lower southwest corner, of an apartment building, facing Lindsey Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 414 Lindsey Street, Chattanooga TN 37403, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Headquarters of Brigadier General George D. Wagner (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Bragg's Headquarters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chattanooga's First School (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Point in the Line of Fort Sherman (approx. 0.2 miles away); Swaim's Jail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Military History of Chattanooga Abby Crawford Milton (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 22, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 6. submitted on September 29, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.