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Granny White Grave

 
 
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By Michael Manning, July 12, 2016
1. Granny White Grave Marker
The Granny White Pike in which the Inn had been located was a critical road for both the Union and Confederate armies during the Battles of Nashville.
Inscription. Grave of Lucinda "Granny" White, who settled here in 1803 on 50 acres of land. She died in 1815 at about age 73. Granny White Tavern stood 200' to the north. Famous for its food, brandy, and comfortable beds, it attracted travelers from the Natchez Trace, four miles to the west. Grave restored by General James Robertson Chapter D.A.R.
 
Erected 1970 by The Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County. (Marker Number 28.)
 
Location. 36° 4.397′ N, 86° 48.429′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Travelers Ridge Drive and Granny White Pike, in the median on Travelers Ridge Drive. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37220, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dry-Stack Stone Walls (approx. 0.9 miles away); Battle of Nashville (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. one mile away); Minnesota (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. one
Granny White Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Manning, July 12, 2016
2. Granny White Grave Marker
mile away); John Trotwood Moore (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Nashville.
 
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Granny White Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Manning, July 12, 2016
3. Granny White Grave Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on July 15, 2016.
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