Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Major Wilbur Fisk Foster 1834-1922



Marker ID: NHC 52
Location: on the grounds of Centennial Park, 25th Avenue North, Nashville, TN
County: Davidson
Coordinates: N 36° 9.036    W 086° 48.709
  36.1506    -86.81181666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM3PWN
 



Text:

Chief Engr. Army of Tenn. C.S.A.; Construction Engineer on first R.R. Bridge in Nashville; City Engineer of Nashville and Member of American Society of civil Engineers; Director of Works at the Tennessee Centennial Exposition, 1897 & Co-Founder of Foster & Creighton Co.; Elder, First Presbyterian Church; 33rd Degree, Scottish Rite Mason.

Erected 1975 by The Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County