Tennessee Frontier Forts Prior 1902

Adams General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Ammen, Fort, Tennessee- At Loudon.
Armistead, Fort, Tennessee – In Monroe County.
Ash Barracks, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Assumption, Fort, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Asylum General Hospital, Tennessee – At Knoxville.

Balls Landing Battery, Tennessee – On Cumberland River.
Beauregard Fort, Tennessee.
Bledsoe’s Fort, Tennessee – Near Gallatin.
Boone Camp, Tennessee – At Clarksville.
Bradley Camp, Tennessee – At Murfreesboro.
Bragg Fort, Tennessee – Near Chattanooga.
Brannon Redoubt, Tennessee – On Stone River.
Breckinridge Camp, Tennessee – Near the Kentucky line.
Brough Camp, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Bruce Fort, Tennessee – At Clarksville.
Buckner Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Bushnell Battery, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Byington Fort, Tennessee – At Knoxville.

Calvert Camp, Tennessee – In Loudon County.
Cameron Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Campbell Camp, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Carpenter Redoubt, Tennessee- At Chattanooga.
Casino Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Cass Fort, Tennessee – In Cass County.
Chatham, Camp, Tennessee – In Robertson County.
Chattanooga National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Chickasaw Bluff Fort at, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Claud Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Clifton Lee Battery, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Cloak Camp, Tennessee – Near Fort Henry.
Comstock Fort, Tennessee- At Knoxville.
Confiscation Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Coolidge Battery, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Craig Fort, Tennessee.
Creighton Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Crutchfield Redoubt, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Cumberland General Hospital, Tennessee – At Nashville.

Davis Fort, Tennessee – At London.
Decherd Camp, Tennessee – Near Decherd.
De Hart Fort, Tennessee – At Loudon.
Des Ecores, Fort, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Dickerson Fort, Tennessee – Defense of Knoxville.
Donelson Fort, Tennessee – Near Dover, on Cumberland River.
Donelson Fort, National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Dover.
Drake Camp, Tennessee – Near Murfreesboro

Echore Margot Fort Tennessee – At Memphis.
Erwin Battery, Tennessee – At Chattanooga

Fearns Battery, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Fernandino de Barrancas Fort Tennessee – At Memphis.
Five Number, Fort, Tennessee – Near Island No. 10.
Four Number, Fort, Tennessee – Near Island No. 10.
Freeland Fort, Tennessee

Galpin Battery, Tennessee – Near Knoxville
Caresché Camp, Tennessee – At Murfreesboro
Gasper’s Fort, Tennessee
Gavock Fort, Tennessee – Fort Donelson; also called Fort McGavock
Gayoso General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Gillem Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Gillespie, Fort, Tennessee – On Holston River.
Granger Fort, Tennessee – On Harpeth River.
Granger Fort, Tennessee – On Holston River.
Greenfield Fort. Tennessee
Grierson Camp, Tennessee – At Memphis.

Hamilton. Camp, Tennessee – At Columbia.
Hampton Fort, Tennessee – On Tennessee River, near the Muscle Shoals.
Harris Fort, Tennessee – Seven miles above Memphis.
Button Camp, Tennessee – At Blains Crossroads.
Henry Fort, Tennessee – Stewart County, between Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers; now town of that name
Henry Fort, Tennessee – South Branch of Holston River.
Hiawassee Fort, Tennessee – On Tennessee River; same as Hiwassee.
Highwassee Fort, Tennessee – On Tennessee River; same as Hiwassee.
Higley Fort, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Hill Fort, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Hiwassee Fort, Tennessee – Near junction of the Hiwassee and Tennessee Rivers.
Hindman Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga
Holmarks Station Fort at, Tennessee – On Bull Run.
Holston General Hospital, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Holston Fort, Tennessee – On Holston River.
Houston Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Humboldt Barracks at, Tennessee – Swayne Barracks.
Hunter Fort, Tennessee – At Cumberland Gap.
Huntington Smith Fort, Tennessee – Near Knoxville.

Jackson General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Jefferson Street Battery, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Johnson Andy Camp, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Jones Redoubt, Tennessee – At Chattanooga
Jones Fort, Tennessee – At Johnsonville.

King Fort, Tennessee – Near Chattanooga
Knoxville National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Knoxville

Lee Fort, Tennessee – Near Gap Creek.
Long Island Fort, Tennessee – On Holston River.
Lookout Camp, Tennessee – In East Tennessee.
Lockout Mountain Forts on, Tennessee
Loudon Fort, Tennessee – On Tennessee River.
Lytle, Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga

Mallory Fort, Tennessee – At Cumberland Gap.
Memphis National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Memphis Fort at Tennessee – Fort Pickering.
Michalotzky’ Fort, Tennessee – Defense of Chattanooga
Mills Camp, Tennessee – Near Paris.
Mitchell Camp, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Moccasin Point Fort at, Tennessee – On Tennessee River.
Morton Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Murfreesboro Camp at, Tennessee

McAloon Battery, Tennessee – Near Chattanooga
McCloud Camp, Tennessee – Near Mitchellsville.
McCook Fort, Tennessee – Near Battle Creek.
McGinnis Camp, Tennessee – In Fentress County.

Nash Fort, Tennessee -At the head of Nortons Creek, northeast of Shelbyville.
Nashborough Fort, Tennessee – Now Nashville.
Nashville National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Negley Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Negley Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Noble Battery, Tennessee – Near Knoxville.
Normandy Blockhouse at, Tennessee – On Chattanooga and Nashville Railroad.

Old Gate General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Old State General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
O’Meary Lunette, Tennessee – At Chattanooga
Overalls Creek Blockhouse on, Tennessee – Near Murfreesboro.
Overton General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Overton Hill Fortifications on, Tennessee – Five miles south of Nashville.

Patrick Henry Fort, Tennessee – On Holston River.
Palmer Lunette, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Phelps Fort, Tennessee – Near Missionary Ridge.
Pickering Fort, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Pillow Fort, Tennessee – Mississippi River, 40 miles above Memphis.
Pitt’s Fort, Tennessee – At Cumberland Gap.
Pittsburg Landing National Cemetery at, Tennessee – Shiloh National Cemetery.
Poland Camp, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Polk Camp, Tennessee – On Island No. 10.
Putnam Redoubt, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Prudhomme Fort, Tennessee – Near Memphis.

Randolph Fort, Tennessee – At Randolph.
Redan Fort, Tennessee – Above Island No. 10.
Riley Fort, Tennessee – Near Nashville.
Rosecrans Fort, Tennessee – At Murfreesboro.
Ross Fort, Tennessee – On Tennessee River.
Russell Fort, Tennessee – At Loudon.

St. Fernando Fort, Tennessee – About 3 miles from Memphis.
Sallie Olden, Camp, Tennessee – Near Triune.
Sanders Fort, Tennessee – Near Knoxville.
Schafer Camp, Tennessee – Near Murfreesboro.
Sherman General Hospital, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Sherman Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga
Shiloh National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Pittsburg Landing.
Sill Camp, Tennessee – Near Murfreesboro.
Smith Huntington Fort, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Stanley Fort, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Stanley Camp, Tennessee – At Murfreesboro.
State Corner Fort, Tennessee -At Cumberland Gap.
Steadman Battery, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Stearman Fort, Tennessee – A defense of Knoxville.
Stevenson Redoubt, Tennessee – Near Chattanooga
Stone River National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Murfreesboro.
Swain Camp, Tennessee – At Humboldt.

Taft Battery, Tennessee – A defense of ChattanooGeorgia
Tellico Blockhouse, Tennessee – North bank of Tennessee River opposite old Fort Loudon
Thomas Camp, Tennessee – At Chattanooga
Turchin Camp, Tennessee – At Murfreesboro.

Washington General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
Watauga Fort, Tennessee – At Elizabethtown.
Webster General Hospital, Tennessee – At Memphis.
White’s Fort, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Wilder Camp, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Wiltsee Battery, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Wood Fort, Tennessee – Near Chattanooga
Worth Camp, Tennessee – In Cherokee County
Wright Fort, Tennessee – On Mississippi River, near Fort Pillow

Zoellner Battery, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Zollcoffer Camp, Tennessee – Three miles south of Livingston.
Zollcoffer Fort, Tennessee – Five miles below Nashville.

Forts, History,

War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Returns Division. List of Military Posts Etc. Established in the United States from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1902.

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