Near Kingsport in Sullivan County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 136.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Communications • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately, and the Tennessee Historical Commission series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1779.
Location. 36° 32.91′ N, 82° 27.497′ W. Marker is near Kingsport, Tennessee, in Sullivan County. Marker is on Chestnut Ridge Road just west Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6290 Chestnut Ridge Road, Kingsport TN 37664, 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. Roseland (approx. 1.6 miles away); Exchange Place (approx. 1.6 miles away); Battle of Island Flats (approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Island Flats (approx. 3.6 miles away); Rock Ledge (approx. 3.7 miles away); Great Indian Warrior Trading Path (approx. 4 miles away); Martin-Dobyns House (approx. 4.3 miles away); Taylor’s Meeting House (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingsport.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 17, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 79 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 17, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.