Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2016 by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 126.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Communications • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
Location. 35° 58.118′ N, 84° 7.153′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is on Byington Beaver Ridge Road (Tennessee Route 131Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37931, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Grateful Memory to the Defenders of Cavett Blockhouse (approx. 4.2 miles away); Bull Run Steam Plant (approx. 4.3 miles away); The TVA System of Multi-Purpose Dams (approx. 4.3 miles away); Ball Camp (approx. 4.3 miles away); The Baker-Peters-Rogers House (approx. 4.4 miles away); States View (approx. 4.4 miles away); David Hall Cabin (approx. 4½ miles away); Cavett's Station (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
Also see . . . History of Karns High School - The Byington Story. (Submitted on February 12, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
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