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Greenback in Loudon County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Norwood Inn

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, April 5, 2018
1. Norwood Inn Marker
Inscription. Built by John Norwood in 1820, this was a stage stop on the line from Washington, D.C., to Marietta, Ga. The Old Federal Road was 200 yards south. After operation by three generations of Norwoods, it was dismantled in 1937.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 50.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 37.896′ N, 84° 10.178′ W. Marker is in Greenback, Tennessee, in Loudon County. Marker is on Greenback Road (U.S. 411), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greenback TN 37742, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Militia Springs (approx. 1.7 miles away); Tellico Blockhouse (approx. 3 miles away); Fort Loudon (approx. 3.1 miles away); Morganton Crossing (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fort Loudoun (approx. 3.2 miles away); Welcome to Fort Loudoun State Historic Area (approx. 3.2 miles away); Unicoi Turnpike Trail (approx. 3.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Loudon (approx. 4.3 miles away).
 
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Norwood Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, April 5, 2018
2. Norwood Inn Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 72 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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