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Winchester in Franklin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Built 1906

 
 
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
1. Built 1906 Marker
Inscription.  This building was labeled the Embrey block for its builder, T. A. Embrey. The stamped metal façade adorning the upper story reflects the Victorian era of commercial architecture. The law office of Embrey and Stewart was upstairs in 1917, with Taylor's Hardware downstairs in the 1920s. Popular 5 and 10 cent stores held this spot from 1938 to 1982.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
 
Location. 35° 11.163′ N, 86° 6.78′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is on 1st Avenue NW, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 138 1st Avenue NW, Winchester TN 37398, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Built 1904 (a few steps from this marker); Built 1903 (a few steps from this marker); Built 1911 (a few steps from this marker); Built 1900 (a few steps from this marker); Built 1902 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Built 1903 (a few steps from this marker); Built 1898
Built 1906 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
2. Built 1906 Marker
Marker is on center brick column, visible above the hood of the parked car.
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Built 1891 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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