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Woodmore Hotel

 
 
Woodmore Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
1. Woodmore Hotel Marker
Inscription.  These large limestone slabs were the steps to the Woodmore Hotel, located on the west site of the square. Moses and Bettie Woodmore owned and operated the hotel in the late 1800’s. It was later operated by their daughter and by their granddaughter until it closed in 1937.
 
Erected by Great-Grandaughter, Marion Casady, Emogene Rhodes, Sarah Tucker, and Betty Jordan.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1937.
 
Location. 36° 31.24′ N, 86° 1.557′ W. Marker is in Lafayette, Tennessee, in Macon County. Marker is on Public Squrare. The marker is located on the grounds of the Macon County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lafayette TN 37083, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Macon County Confederate Soldiers Monument (a few steps from this marker); Macon County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Macon County (within shouting distance of this marker); Russell Smith (within shouting distance
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of this marker); Macon County in the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Key Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War II Maneuvers (approx. 1.8 miles away); A Family Tragedy (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lafayette.
 
Woodmore Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
2. Woodmore Hotel Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.

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