"Lower River Batteries (Stop #4)" Dover Things to Do Tip by Toughluck

Dover Things to Do: 24 reviews and 43 photos


The Confederates built upper and lower river batteries in an attempt to defend the strategic transportation and supply routes provided by the river and protect major supply bases in Clarksville and Nashville, Tennessee. They armed the batteries with heavy seacoast artillery.

Address: Tour Stop #4
Website: http://www.nps.gov/fodo/photosmultimedia/tourstop4.htm

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Feb 16, 2007
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“Take the Scenic Route”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 6 2 5

Have you been to Dover?

  Share Your Travels