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Pikeville in Bledsoe County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Bledsoe County

 
 
Bledsoe County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, October 22, 2017
1. Bledsoe County Marker
Inscription. Established 1807. Named for Anthony Bledsoe. Born 1733. Died July 20, 1788. Captain in the Colonial Army from Virginia. Major in the Revolutionary Army, Colonel in the Tennessee Militia. This marker is erected by the Volunteer Chapter, U.S.D.of 1812. 1969
 
Erected 1969 by The Volunteer Chapter, U.S.D.of 1812.
 
Location. 35° 36.359′ N, 85° 11.317′ W. Marker is in Pikeville, Tennessee, in Bledsoe County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Bledsoe County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3150 Main Street, Pikeville TN 37367, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pikeville During the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); James Beriah Frazier (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gov. James B. Frazier (about 600 feet away); Bragg Invades Kentucky (approx. mile away); Rhea County / Bledsoe County (approx. 5.2 miles away); Sequatchie College (approx. 8 miles away); Gilbert Gaul, Civil War Painter (approx. 11.2 miles away); William Jennings Bryan (approx. 12 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pikeville.
 
Also see . . .
Bledsoe County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, October 22, 2017
2. Bledsoe County Marker

1. Anthony Bledsoe. (Submitted on October 23, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
2. Anthony Bledsoe. (Submitted on October 23, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
3. Col. Anthony Bledsoe Chapter - Tennessee Society. (Submitted on October 23, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, French and IndianWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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