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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

William Driver

 
 
William Driver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, March 21, 2009
1. William Driver Marker
Inscription. Captain of sea-going sailing vessels from Salem, Massachusetts, lived in Nashville in his later years. It was his flag, which he called "Old Glory," that was raised over the State Capitol when Federal troops captured Nashville in 1862.
 
Location. 36° 8.811′ N, 86° 46.187′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 4th Avenue South and Oak Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in Nashville City Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 4th Ave S, Nashville TN 37203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Felix K. Zollicoffer (a few steps from this marker); Major Henry M. Rutledge (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Sam G. Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard S. Ewell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Carroll (about 400 feet away); City Cemetery (about 700 feet away); Tom Wilson Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Patrick Catholic Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Also see . . .  Nashville City Cemetery. (Submitted on July 28, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
William Driver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, March 21, 2009
2. William Driver Marker
William Driver's grave is located on the right, with the anchor.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 28, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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