Controlling the River and RailsControlling the river and railroad junction at Chattanooga was important to both North and South during the war. As a Confederate general noted, Chattanooga "commands important passes into Georgia and Alabama, and would enable the enemy ... to cut off completely the communications between eastern and western parts of this State."
|Series||This marker is part of the Tennessee: Tennessee Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||The Tennessee Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 8:23am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 663656 N 3874107|
|Decimal Degrees||34.99635000, -85.20671667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 59.781', W 85° 12.403'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 59' 46.86" N, 85° 12' 24.18" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6513 Mc Call Rd, Chattanooga TN 37412, US|
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