Inscription. Yellow Sulphur Springs was developed on a modest scale by Jesse Kerr in 1859. In 1885, Nathan McCoy, of Indiana, built an elaborate hotel here. John Hanlon took it over in 1900, and operated it until the outbreak of World War I. It burned in 1933.
By Judith Barber, August 16, 2012
|1. Alleghany Springs Marker|
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 49.)
Location. 35° 36.738′ N, 84° 5.453′ W. Marker is near Maryville, Tennessee, in Blount County. Marker is at the intersection of Caldenwood Highway (U.S. 129) and 6 Mile Road (Tennessee Route 336), on the left when traveling south on Caldenwood Highway. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1599 Brick Mill Rd, Maryville TN 37803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, as the crow flies. Houston's Station (approx. 2.5 miles away); Samuel Henry's Station (approx. 3.9 miles away); Tenasee Cherokee Village (approx. 5.5 miles away); Chilhowee (approx. 6.5 miles away); Cherokee Villages (approx. 8.2 miles away); Sequoyah (approx. 8.2 miles away); Freedman's Institute (approx. 11.3 miles away); Pride Mansion (approx. 11.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Maryville.
Credits. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2012, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 83 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on August 17, 2012, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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