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Johnson City in Washington County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Isaac Hammer

 
 
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, October 11, 2020
1. Isaac Hammer Marker
Inscription.  This pioneer settler from Pennsylvania, a minister of the Church of the Brethren, built a two-story log house in 1793, which stands .2 mile northwest on the Old Stage Road. While not actually an inn, the house was often a stopping place for travelers along the stage road. Hammer is buried on the hill above the house.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 64.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
 
Location. 36° 22.204′ N, 82° 22.932′ W. Marker is in Johnson City, Tennessee, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of East Mountain View Road and Kimrod Drive, on the right when traveling east on East Mountain View Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 708 E Mountain View Rd, Johnson City TN 37601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jesse Duncan (approx. 0.8 miles away); History on Knob Creek
Isaac Hammer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, October 11, 2020
2. Isaac Hammer Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 1.7 miles away); Robert E. Young Cabin (approx. 1.9 miles away); William Bean's Cabin (approx. 2.1 miles away); Boone's Creek Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); Knob Creek Church of the Brethren (approx. 2.6 miles away); Rocky Mount (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Johnson City.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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