Kingsport in Sullivan County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 98.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1780.
Location. 36° 31.681′ N, 82° 33.371′ W. Marker is in Kingsport, Tennessee, in Sullivan County. Marker is on South Wilcox Drive (Tennessee Route 126) north of Jared Drive, on the right when traveling north. Located across Wilcox Drive from the Eastman Chemical wastewater treatment facility along the guardrail of the breakdown lane. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: South Wilcox Drive, Kingsport TN 37660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. Avery Treaty (within shouting distance of this marker); Douglass High School (approx. half a mile away); Train Depot (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bank Of Kingsport (approx. 1.2 miles away); Doyle Lawson (approx. 1.2 miles away); Kingsport Drug (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Gem Theatre (approx. 1.3 miles away); Western Union Building (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingsport.
Also see . . . Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture article on John Donelson. (Submitted on September 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 701 times since then and 238 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.