Monument

Culpeper’s South Carolina Battery Tablet

Sept. 20, 1863, 11:30 PM

Battle of Chickamauga



Culpeper’s South Carolina Battery Tablet, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/09/24 14:53:07
1. Culpeper’s South Carolina Battery Tablet
 

Inscription:
C.S.A.
Culpeper's South Carolina Battery
3 guns
McNair's Brigade - Johnson's Division
September 20, 1863, 11:30 a.m.
Captain James F. Culpeper.



Culpeper’s South Carolina Battery Tablet, click photo to enlarge.
By Dale K. Benington, on
2. Culpeper’s South Carolina Battery Tablet
 


Classification
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Sign (Structure)
Level: Company/Battery
Military Arm: Artillery




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.0798  W 85° 15.6464. Map it

Parking is available on Lafayette Road near  N 34° 55.0747  W 85° 15.6433 .



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Left Wing - Army of Tennessee Tablet (MT-429) (here, next to this marker) ; Brotherton House (MT-423H) (Is only 85 feet away) ; War Comes to the Brothertons (Is only 86 feet away) ; Buckner's Corps Tablet (MT-441) (Is only 94 feet away) ; Buckner's Headquarters Shell Monument (MT-445) (Is only 94 feet away) ; Confederate Breakthrough (about 129 feet away) ; Mc Nair’s Brigade Plaque (MT-1194) (about 304 feet away) ; Bate's Brigade Tablet (MT-1129) (about 457 feet away) ; 6th Battery Ohio Light Artillery Plaque (MT-935) (about 487 feet away) ; Negley’s Division Tablet (MT-511) (about 500 feet away) ; Wood’s Division Tablet (MT-536) (about 508 feet away) ; 100th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-718) (about 520 feet away) ; Buell’s Brigade Plaque (MT-560) (about 527 feet away) ; Robertson’s Brigade Plaque (MT-1209) (about 545 feet away) ; 82nd Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-841) (approx. 0.1 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.






NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1345A.



Comments about this monument:
This is a sign type of marker. The plaques on the Chickamauga Battlefield were installed by the War Department in 1890. This plaque is red indicating it is for a Confederate unit.


Brotherton House, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/09/24 14:52:44
3. Brotherton House
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on July 25, 2017. This page has been viewed 7 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on July 25, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3 were submitted on 07/25/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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