Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Camp Ross

Marker ID: THC 2A 5
Location: Cummings Highway (U.S. 11), Chattanooga, TN
County: Hamilton
Coordinates: N 35° 1.19    W 085° 20.237
  35.01983333    -85.33728333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM23PG


To the east, at the mouth of Chattanooga Creek, was this supply base for Tennessee troops during the Creek War of 1812-13. The river here forms Moccasin Bend in its efforts to break through the mountains.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.