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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Natchez Trace

 
 
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By Darren Jefferson Clay, January 1, 2021
1. Natchez Trace
Inscription.  
Nashville, Tenn. - Natchez, Miss.
Five hundred and one miles

 
Erected 1912 by Cumberland, Campbell, and McCrory Chapters Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 36° 8.745′ N, 86° 48.684′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of 27th Avenue North and West End Avenue (U.S. 70S), on the right when traveling north on 27th Avenue North. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 27th Ave N, Nashville TN 37203, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cockrill Spring (within shouting distance of this marker); The Parthenon (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Woman's Home (about 600 feet away); Anne Dallas Dudley (about 600 feet away); Lieutenant James Simmons Timothy
Natchez Trace image. Click for full size.
By Darren Jefferson Clay, January 1, 2021
2. Natchez Trace
(about 700 feet away); United Nations Visit To Nashville (approx. 0.2 miles away); John W. Thomas (approx. ¼ mile away); Vanderbilt Memorial Gymnasium (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Also see . . .  Natchez Trace Parkway. A Drive through 10,000 Years of History The Natchez Trace Parkway is a 444-mile recreational road and scenic drive through three states. It roughly follows the "Old Natchez Trace" a historic travel corridor used by American Indians, "Kaintucks," European settlers, slave traders, soldiers, and future presidents. Today, people can enjoy not only a scenic drive but also hiking, biking, horseback riding, and camping along the parkway. (Submitted on January 16, 2021, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 1, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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