“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Watauga in Carter County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

Range School

Range School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Patricia Lynne Guinn, March 14, 2012
1. Range School Marker
Inscription. Range School was in operation prior to Oct. 29, 1843. It began as a common school with classes held in a log sheep barn donated by Jonathan Range. In 1901, a one-room frame building was constructed near the original site. A brick building was constructed near the 1901 site in 1914. The current building was completed in 1963. The property for the last two buildings was purchased from George and Hattie Range Snodgrass. Range School is still serving the community.
Erected 1998 by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 1A 108.)
Location. 36° 22.126′ N, 82° 15.727′ W. Marker is in Watauga, Tennessee, in Carter County. Marker is on Watauga Road (Tennessee Route 400) 0.1 miles west of Smalling Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 655 Watauga Rd, Watauga TN 37694, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Watauga Fort (approx. 1.9 miles away); Transylvania Purchase (approx. 1.9 miles away); Sycamore Shoals of the Watauga (approx. 1.9 miles away); Watauga Purchase (approx. 1.9 miles away); Green Hill Cemetery (approx. 2 miles away); Sabine Hill (approx. 2.9 miles away); Duffield Academy (approx. 3 miles away); Cedar Grove Cemetery (approx. 3.1 miles away).
Categories. Education
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Patricia Lynne Guinn of Watauga, Tn.. This page has been viewed 464 times since then and 74 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Patricia Lynne Guinn of Watauga, Tn.. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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