Townsend in Blount County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 13.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 40.769′ N, 83° 44.009′ W. Marker is in Townsend, Tennessee, in Blount County. Marker is on Wears Valley Road (U.S. 321) just north of Lamar Alexander Parkway (U.S. 321), on the right when traveling north. The marker is located approximately 100 yds north of US Hwy 321, Lamar Alexander Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Townsend TN 37882, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Little River Lumber Company (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tuckaleechee Villages (approx. 3 miles away); Gamble's Station (approx. 5.8 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps Laurel Falls Trail (approx. 8.6 miles away); An Early Mountain Community (approx. 9 miles away); McTeer's Fort (approx. 11.1 miles away); Eusebia Church (approx. 11.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Townsend.
Also see . . . John Mitchel - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 23, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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