Newport in Cocke County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Kiﬃn Yates Rockwell
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1C20.)
Location. 35° 58.017′ N, 83° 11.302′ W. Marker is in Newport, Tennessee, in Cocke County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Broadway Street and Woodlawn Ave., on the right when traveling east on E. Broadway Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport TN 37821, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The War Ford (approx. 0.2 miles away); Governor Ben Walter Hooper (approx. 1.7 miles away); Jefferson County / Cocke County (approx. 4.9 miles away); The Hanging of Peter Reece (approx. 6.1 miles away); Johnson's Parrottsville Slaves (approx. Whitson’s Fort (approx. 6.9 miles away); Swaggerty Fort (approx. 7.4 miles away); Pine Chapel (approx. 7.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newport.
Categories. • 20th Century • Air & Space • Heroes • Notable Persons • War, World I •
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