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Springfield in Robertson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Springfield

County Seat

 
 
Springfield County Seat Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 3, 2015
1. Springfield County Seat Marker
Inscription. Springfield was named as the seat of justice for Robertson County in 1796. By 1798 a town survey and map were completed and the lots sold for $8.00 each. The Public Square is on the National Register as a Historic District.
 
Erected by Charlotte Reeves Robertson Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 36° 30.565′ N, 86° 53.083′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Tennessee, in Robertson County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Avenue (Tennessee Route 49) and N. Main Street, on the right when traveling west on 5th Avenue. Click for map. Marker is located at the northeast corner of the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 408 N. Main St, Springfield TN 37172, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robertson County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Robertson County Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Robertson County World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Robertson County World War II Tree Memorial
Springfield County Seat Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 3, 2015
2. Springfield County Seat Marker
Located on the south side of the UT Extension building
(within shouting distance of this marker); Fallen Confederate Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Robertson County Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robertson County Korean War Memorial (about 300 feet away); Tennessee Light and Power Company (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
View to West Along 5th Avenue (SR 49) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 3, 2015
3. View to West Along 5th Avenue (SR 49)
View to East Along 5th Avenue (SR 49) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 3, 2015
4. View to East Along 5th Avenue (SR 49)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 175 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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