“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Near Limestone in Washington County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

Washington County

Established in 1777 named in honor of George Washington

Washington County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, June 27, 2015
1. Washington County Marker
Inscription.  Colonel in the Colonial Army, Commander-in Chief of the Revolutionary Army and first President of the United States of America.
Erected by Tennesse Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1C 6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 13.875′ N, 82° 38.6′ W. Marker is near Limestone, Tennessee, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 11E and South Clearn Springs Road, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 11E. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Limestone TN 37681, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gillespie Stone House (approx. half a mile away); David Crockett (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Limestone Station (approx. ¾ mile away); Unionist Stronghold (approx. 1.7 miles away); Crockett (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Real Likeness of David Crockett (approx. 2 miles away); Crockett’s Tennessee Westward Movement
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(approx. 2 miles away); Welcome to Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Limestone.
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: Political Subdivisions
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 231 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on June 27, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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