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

Built 1889

 
 
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
1. Built 1889 Marker
Inscription.  From the 1850s to 1880s, saddles and harnesses were made and sold on this site by John W. Williams, who also served as county court judge. T. A. Embrey erected this building after a fire that destroyed most of the block. In 1917, C. G. Burkhalter, at this location, was one of several barbers who raised prices from 10 to 15 cents per shave. Later, Grants' Grocery was here, followed by Hall's Men Shop, a haberdashery for fine men's clothing.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
 
Location. 35° 11.166′ N, 86° 6.736′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is on South Jefferson Street south of 1st Avenue NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 South Jefferson Street, 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. Did You Know? (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Built 1889 (here, next to this marker); Built 1885 (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Built 1889 (a few steps from this
Built 1889 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
2. Built 1889 Marker
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marker); a different marker also named Built 1885 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Built 1885 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Built 1889 (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of Our Franklin County War Dead (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 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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