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Near Cumberland Gap in Claiborne County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Daniel Boone's Trail

From North Carolina to Kentucky

 

1769

 
Daniel Boone's Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 29, 2011
1. Daniel Boone's Trail Marker
Inscription.
 
Erected by Tennessee Daughters American Revolution.
 
Location. 36° 36.237′ N, 83° 40.386′ W. Marker is near Cumberland Gap, Tennessee, in Claiborne County. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cumberland Gap TN 37724, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Morgan's Retreat (within shouting distance of this marker in Kentucky but has been reported missing); Invasion through the Gap (approx. 0.3 miles away in Kentucky); Boundaries Settled (approx. 0.3 miles away in Virginia); Iron Furnace (approx. 0.3 miles away); Defense of the Gap (approx. 0.3 miles away in Kentucky); A Maze of Mountains (approx. 0.3 miles away in Virginia); Named for a British Lord (approx. 0.3 miles away in Virginia); Generations Have Enjoyed this View (approx. 0.3 miles away in Virginia).
 
Categories. ExplorationSettlements & Settlers
 
Daniel Boone's Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 29, 2011
2. Daniel Boone's Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 314 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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