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Fountain City in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Site of Fort Adair

 
 
Site of Fort Adair Marker image. Click for full size.
By Donald Raby, June 27, 2010
1. Site of Fort Adair Marker
Inscription.
Site of
Fort Adair
Build in 1788 by
John Adair
Revolutionary Soldier
Used as depot of supplies
for the early settlers.

Erected by
Bonny Kate Chapter
Daughters of the
American Revolution
1924

 
Erected 1924 by Bonny Kate Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 36° 1.578′ N, 83° 55.644′ W. Marker is in Fountain City, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is on North Broadway Street (U.S. 441) north of Adair Drive. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4829 N Broadway St, Knoxville TN 37918, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Adair (here, next to this marker); Fountain City United Methodist Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Knoxville National Cemetery (approx. 3.5 miles away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 3.5 miles away); Old Gray Cemetery (approx. 3.6 miles away);
Site of Fort Adair Marker and DAR Stone image. Click for full size.
By Donald Raby, July 3, 2010
2. Site of Fort Adair Marker and DAR Stone
a different marker also named Old Gray Cemetery (approx. 3.6 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 3.9 miles away); St. Clair Cobb (approx. 3.9 miles away).
 
Regarding Site of Fort Adair. John Adair is buried nearby in Lynnhurst Cem on Adair Drive.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 623 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee.   2. submitted on , by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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