Wisconsin iowa illinois kentucky missouri tennessee arkansas mississippi and finally slices through louisiana and emptying into the gulf of mexico. The main stem of the tennessee river begins near knoxville at the convergence of the headwaters.
It is approximately 652 miles 1 049 km long and is located in the southeastern united states in the tennessee valley.
Map of mississippi river in tennessee. Mississippi river corridor has an excellent map of points of interest link here. The river is about 2 320 miles 3 734 km long and its drainage basin covers an area of 1 151 000 square miles 2 981 076 sq km. To find the map for the driving distance from tennessee to mississippi river please enter the source and destination and then select the driving mode.
The river was once popularly known as the cherokee river among other names as many of the cherokee had their territory along its banks especially in eastern. 10 are included in the legend. Depending on the vehicle you choose you can also calculate the amount of co2 emissions from your vehicle and assess the environment impact.
The tennessee river is the largest tributary of the ohio river. Lc civil war maps 2nd ed 299 the number and type of guns in the batteries on kentucky shore and in the batteries on island no. Map of the mississippi river in the vicinity of memphis tennessee showing location of revetment borings done in 1892 1893.
Center hill lake cherokee lake chickamauga lake dale hollow lake douglas lake j. The holston river and french broad river. Twra and corps of engineers mississippi river maps charts below.
On google s mississippi river map use controls to scroll zoom topography terrain charts satellite geography etc. Mississippi river commission 1893. The tennessee river watershed encompasses the tennessee river and its tributaries including the two headwater tributaries.
Map showing the rebel batteries at island no. Buffalo river clinch river cumberland river duck river elk river hatchie river hiwassee river holston river mississippi river obion river sequatchie river tennessee river and wolf river. Mississippi river tn maps.
To recreate the course of the river during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries fisk drew on three historical maps including lieutenant ross influential charting from 1765 for earlier pre map eras fisk relied on aerial photography and geological study of the terrain creating a truly extraordinary picture of the mississippi s long deep history. Percy priest lake kentucky lake norris. Tennessee rivers shown on the map.
Forces april 7th 1862 scale 1 12 000. Tennessee lakes shown on the map. The source of the mississippi river is believed to be lake itasca in minnesota and its mouth the gulf of mexico.
View maps below to learn more about the cumberland and tennessee river watersheds. The maps above show how the mississippi follows begins in minnesota then continues almost directly south meeting the states of. The mississippi river is the second longest river in the united states and fourth longest in the world.
10 vicinity for the defence of the mississippi river captured by u s.