Hamilton County (033)

Historic Markers Across Tennessee

 

Hamilton County was created on 1819.

The county seat is in Chattanooga, TN.,
and the county is 543 sq mi Square Miles in area.

The State Division number is 2 and the County Group is A.



  Click here to visit the Hamilton county home page.

  FIPS Code: 47065

  Information about Hamilton County, Tennessee, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Hamilton County.

 

There are 115 Historic Markers in Hamilton County.

1838 Cherokee Removal & Trail of Tears   -    
  on River Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Attack at Suck Creek - Union Supply Choke Point   -    
  near the shoreline of the Tennessee River, in the parking lot of the Suck Creek public boat access to the Tennessee River, Chattanooga, TN        

Battle of Chattanooga ~ Nov. 23 - 25, 1863   -   NPS 
  on Orchard Knob Avenue north of Ivy Street, Chattanooga TN        

Battle of Chattanooga, 1st Day, Nov. 23   -   NPS 
  Cameron Lane north of Gateway Avenue, Chattanooga,m TN        

Battle of Chattanooga, 2d Day, Nov. 24.   -   NPS 
  on Cameron Lane north of Gateway Avenue, Chattanooga, TN        

Battle of Chattanooga, 3d Day, Nov. 25.   -   NPS 
  on Cameron Lane north of Gateway Avenue, Chattanooga, TN        

Battle of Lookout Mountain ~ Nov. 24, 1863   -   THC 2A 24
  Old Wauhatchie Pike at Garden Road, Chattanooga, TN        

Battle of Missionary Ridge   -   NPS 
  on South Crest Road south of East Main Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Battle of Wauhatchie   -   THC 2A 16
  Cummings Highway at Wauhatchie Pl., Chattanooga, TN        

Bessie Smith ~ 1894-1937   -   THC 2A 75
  on E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN        

Boats on the Tennessee   -    
  at the end of Signal Point Road, in Signal Point Park, Signal Mountain, TN        

Bonny Oaks School   -    
  5114 Bonny Oaks Drive, Chattanooga, TN        

Booker T. Washington School ~ 1924 - 1968   -   THC 2A 87
  4626 Oakwood Drive, Chattanooga, TN        

Booker T. Washington State Park   -   THC 2A 97
  Hamilton County, Booker T. Washington State Park        

Boynton Park -- Henry Van Ness Boynton   -    
  is on Cameron Lane north of Gateway Avenue, on Cameron Hill, in Boynton Park, Chattanooga, TN        

Brainerd Mission   -   THC 2A 55
  on Eastgate Loop near Brainerd Road (U.S. 11), Chattanooga, TN        

Brown's Ferry   -   THC 2A 14
  Kellys Ferry Road at Browns Ferry Road, Chattanooga, TN        

Cameron Hill   -   THC 2A 67
  I-24, Hamilton County, in Chattanooga, at Olgiati Bridge        

Camp Ross   -   THC 2A 5
  Cummings Highway (U.S. 11), Chattanooga, TN        

Carver Memorial Hospital   -   THC 2A 94
  on Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd near Gateway Avenue, Chattanooga, TN        

Chattanooga Choo Choo   -    
  at the Chattanooga Choo Choo hotel, 1400 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN         

Chattanooga Creek Picket Lines   -    
  3085 Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Chattanooga Daily Rebel   -   THC 2A 34
  on Market Street, Chattanooga TN        

Chattanooga Golf and Country Club   -   THC 2A 91
  1693 Riverside Road, Chattanooga, TN        

Chattanooga High School   -   THC 2A 52
  1301 Dallas Road, Chattanooga, TN        

Chattanooga Howard School   -   THC 2A 83
  on S Market Street (Tennessee Route 58), Chattanooga, TN        

Chattanooga National Cemetery   -    
  1200 Bailey Ave, Chattanooga TN        

Chattanooga Public Library   -   THC 2A 45
  Chattanooga, TN        

Chattanooga Village   -   THC 2A 28
  U.S. 27, 41, & 64, Hamilton County, in Chattanooga, Broad Street        

Chattanooga's First Citizens   -    
  along the Tennessee River on the Riverfront Parkway behind the Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN        

Chattanooga's First School   -   THC 2A 76
  at the intersection of Lookout Street and East Fifth Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Civil War in Tennessee - Controlling the River and Rails   -    
  on Ringgold Road (U.S. 76) at I-75, Chattanooga, TN        

Civil War River Crossing   -    
  in the Tennessee Riverpark, at the end of a Tennessee Riverwalk walking trail, located on the southern bank of the Tennessee River, just below the mouth of South Chickamauga Creek (on the upstream side of the Tennessee River), Chattanooga, TN        

Civil War Signaling   -    
  at the end of Signal Point Road, in Signal Point Park, Signal Mountain, TN        

Confederate Cemetery   -   THC 2A 35
  7717 Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN        

Confederate Position 1863   -   THC 2A 63
  on Fort Stephenson Road at Bartram Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN        

Conner Cemetery ~ Est. 1848   -    
  on Birchwood Pike (route 312) north of Grasshopper Rd., Harrison, TN        

Corral Road   -   THC 2A 39
  On Taft Hwy (US 127) at Corral Road, Signal Mountain, TN         

County of James ~ The Lost County of Tennessee   -   THC 2A 88
  9508 Church Street, Ooltewah, TN         

Cravens House   -   THC 2A 59
  on Willingham Rd, just west of the Scenic Highway (route 148) Chattanooga / Lookout Mountain, TN.        

Cross Roads   -   DAR 
  St Elmo Ave and W 37th St., Chattanooga, TN        

Crutchfield House   -    
  at the intersection of Broad Street (Tennessee Route 2) and West Martin Luther King Boulevard, Chattanooga, TN        

Daniel Ross   -   THC 2A 29
  3401 South Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN        

DeSoto's Route   -   THC 2A 6
  U.S. 11, Hamilton County, near Ooltewah Gap        

Dr. Luther Lee Friddell   -    
  on Hiwassee Highway (State Highway 60) 0.3 miles north of Birchwood Pike (State Road 312), Birchwood, TN        

Ernest Walter Holmes, Sr. ~ 1883–1945   -   THC 2A 98
  318 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Federal Entrenchments   -   THC 2A 54
  Scenic Drive, Lookout Mountain, TN        

First Coca-Cola Bottling Company In The United States   -   THC 2A 99
  on Patten Parkway, Chattanooga, TN        

First Presbyterian Church   -   THC 2A 100
  on McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN        

Fort Hill at Waverly - Defending Railroads   -    
  201 Fort Hill Rd, Waverly TN        

Fort Wood   -    
  in the Historic Fort Wood District, in front of a residence, affixed to a cut stone, at 849 Vine Street, Chattanooga, TN        

G. W. Franklin ~ 1865-1928   -   THC 2A 96
  633 Chestnut St, Chattanooga, TN        

Georgia - Tennessee, Hamilton County Line   -   THC 2A 3
  on Ringgold Road at S Sanctuary Rd., Chattanooga, Tennessee        

Georgia - Tennessee, Hamilton County Line   -   THC 2A 31
          

Hamilton - Bradley County Line   -   THC 2A 1
          

Hamilton - Meigs County Line   -   THC 2B 11
  on J Lon Foust Highway / Rhea County Highway (U.S. 27 at milepost 0), 0.6 miles south of Old Graysville Road (State Route 303), Graysville, TN        

Hamilton - Sequatchie County Line   -   THC 2B 2
          

Harrison Academy   -   THC 2A 37
  on Tennessee 58 at Tyner Ln, Harrison, TN        

Headquarters Row - Generals and Ghosts   -    
  on East 1st, Chattanooga, TN        

Jailhouse for Andrews' Raiders   -   THC 2A 77
  Lookout Street between 4th and 5th, Chattanooga, TN        

John Ross ~ 1790 - 1866   -    
  along the Chattanooga River walk near the Tennessee River, a few feet from Ross's Landing Marker. Just off Riverfront Parkway across the highway from the Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN        

Joseph Roark Homestead   -    
  on Birchwood Pike (route 312) north of Grasshopper Rd., Harrison, TN        

Joseph Vann's Town   -   THC 2A 38
  TN 58, Hamilton County, south of Wolftever Creek        

Lincoln Park   -    
  at the intersection of Central Ave and Blackford St, Chattanooga, TN        

Locomotive 4501   -    
  on the grounds of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum East Chattanooga site, 2202 N. Chamberlain Ave, Chattanooga, TN        

Lookout Mountain Educational Institute   -   THC 2A 53
  Fleetwood and Sylvan drives, Lookout Mountain, TN        

Martin Hotel ~ 1924-1985   -   THC 2A 89
  on M. L. King Boulevard (Tennessee Route 2) near Lindsey Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Mary Walker ~ 1848-1969   -   THC 2A 73
  Hamilton County, in Chattanooga, Wilcox Boulevard, North Street, and Elmwood Road        

Medal of Honor Heritage Trail - Lookout Mountain - November - 1863   -    
  906 Scenic Hwy, Chattanooga TN        

Medal of Honor Heritage Trail - Missionary Ridge - November - 1863   -    
  3136 S Crest Pl, Chattanooga, TN        

Medal of Honor Heritage Trail - Missionary Ridge - November - 1863   -    
  3136 S Crest Pl, Chattanooga, TN        

Medal of Honor Heritage Trail - Missionary Ridge - November - 1863   -    
  3136 S Crest Pl, Chattanooga, TN        

Military History of Chattanooga   -    
  at the Chattanooga Choo Choo hotel, 1400 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN         

Missionary Ridge Trolley   -    
  at the intersection of South Crest Rd and Birds Mill Rd, Chattanooga, TN        

Missionary Ridge ~ Nov. 25, 1863   -   THC 2A 68
  Brainerd Rd (U.S. 11 / 64), Chattanooga, TN        

Occupied Chattanooga - The Waterfront   -    
  on River Street west of Tremont Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Old Dallas   -   THC 2A 62
  on Dallas Island, on Hamilton County Park Rd., Hixson, TN        

Old French Store   -   THC 2A 19
  U.S. 127, Hamilton County, at Baylor School        

Old Harrison   -   THC 2A 36
  on Tennessee 58 south of Hunter Road, Harrison, TN         

Opening the Cracker Line ~ Oct. 27, 1863   -   THC 2A 15
  U.S. 27, Hamilton County, south of junction with TN 27        

Poe's Tavern   -   THC 2A 105
  on Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN        

Point Hotel   -    
  located just below Point Park, immediately below the Ochs Museum observation deck, on a trail that runs along the base of the Lookout Mountain palisades, Lookout Mountain, TN        

Raccoon Mountain   -    
  on West Hills Road half a mile south of Cummings Highway (U.S. 72), 319 West Hills Road, Chattanooga, TN        

Randolph M. Miller   -   THC 2A 93
  200 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Chattanooga, TN        

Rhea - Hamilton County Line   -   THC 2B 16
  on J Lon Foust Highway / Rhea County Highway (U.S. 27 at milepost 0), 0.6 miles south of Old Graysville Road (State Route 303), Graysville, TN        

Roland Hayes ~ 1887- 1977   -   THC 2A 85
  East Eighth Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Ross's Landing   -   THC 2A 72
  on Riverfront Parkway, Chattanooga TN        

Saint Paul's Episcopal Church   -   THC 2A 106
  305 West 7th Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Sale Creek   -   THC 2A 7
  on Dayton Pike (US 27), near New Leggett Rd., Sale Creek, TN         

Sallie A Crenshaw ~ 1900 - 1986   -   THC 2A 86
  200 W 38th St., Chattanooga, TN        

Sherman Crosses the River - A Complex Operation   -    
  Gann Store Road south of Hamill Road, Hixson, TN        

Sherman's Hideout   -   THC 2A 17
  on Memorial Dr., Red Bank TN        

Signal Point   -   THC 2A 13
  TN 8, Hamilton County, on Signal Mountain        

Site of Salem Baptist Church ~ 1835-1942   -    
  on Birchwood Pike (route 312) north of Grasshopper Rd., Harrison, TN        

Spiritualist Camp Ground   -   THC 2A 47
  on Lookout Mountain Scenic Highway (TN 148) just south of Franklin Rd., Lookout Mountain, TN        

Stringer's Ridge   -   THC 2A 64
  on U.S. 27, Chattanooga, TN        

Summertown   -   THC 2A 57
  on E Brow Rd. at Sunset rd. E, Lookout Mountain, TN        

Sunset Rock ~ Oct 28, 1863   -   THC 2A 69
  on West Brow Rd at Linden Way, Lookout Mountain, TN        

Swaim's Jail - Confining Andrew's Raiders   -    
  450 Lookout Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum   -   THC 2A 79
  4119 Cromwell Rd, Chattanooga, TN        

Terminal Station ~ Chattanooga, Tennessee   -    
  On the north-east side of the Chattanooga Choo Choo hotel, 1400 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN         

The Bridge Burners   -   THC 2A 66
  in Chattanooga, near Chickamauga Creek        

The McCallie School   -   THC 2A 81
  at the intersection of McCallie Avenue (U.S. 11) and Shallowford Road, Chattanooga, TN        

The Steele Home for Needy Children 1884-1925   -   THC 2A 95
  on Palmetto St south of E 4th St., Chattanooga, TN        

The Suck   -   THC 2A 30
  TN 8, Hamilton County, on Signal Mountain        

The Union Depot   -   THC 2A 70
  East Ninth Street, Chattanooga, TN        

The Union Depot   -   THC 2B 25
  Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN        

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga   -   THC 2A 33
  720 East 4th Street, Chattanooga, TN        

Trail of Tears   -    
  Riverfront Pkwy, Chattanooga, TN        

University of the South   -   THC 2A 56
  on E. Brown Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN        

Walden Hospital   -   THC 2A 82
  on East 8th Street at Douglas St., Chattanooga, TN        

Wauhatchie   -   THC 2A 42
  on Cummings Highway (US 11) at Myrtle Ave. , Chattanooga, TN        

William "Uncle Bill" Lewis   -   THC 2A 84
  on Market St at 7th Ave., Chattanooga, TN        

William (Uncle Bill) Lewis ~ 1810 - 1896   -    
  On Market St at 7th Ave., Chattanooga, TN        

Williams' Island   -   THC 2A 65
  on Signal Mountain Boulevard (US 127) just south of New Baylor School Rd., Chattanooga,        

 

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