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

Built 1963

 
 
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
1. Built 1963 Marker
Inscription.  From 1853 to 1872, this was known as the “Farmer corner,” occupied by C. M. Farmer's cabinet and undertaking shop, and later W. B. Farmer's saloon. Dentist Dr. J. O. Templeton, Sr., erected an office building here in 1897 that also housed several doctors and beauty shops. A barbershop was in the basement. The Templeton building was razed in 1962, and this building was constructed for First Federal Savings & Loan Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceScience & Medicine. A significant historical year for this entry is 1963.
 
Location. 35° 11.142′ N, 86° 6.718′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Avenue SW and South Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling east on 1st Avenue SW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 1st Avenue SW, 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 1893 (a few steps from this marker); Built 1899 (a few steps from this marker); Built 1885 (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Built 1885
Built 1963 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
2. Built 1963 Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Built 1899 (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Built 1885 (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of Our Franklin County War Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Built 1890s (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 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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