Newport in Cocke County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Kiﬃn Yates Rockwell
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1C20.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 58.017′ N, 83° 11.302′ W. Marker is in Newport, Tennessee, in Cocke County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Broadway Street and Woodlawn Ave., on the right when traveling east on E. Broadway Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport TN 37821, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The War Ford (approx. 0.2 miles away); Governor Ben Walter Hooper (approx. 1.7 miles away); Jefferson County / Cocke County (approx. 4.9 miles away); The Hanging of Peter Reece Johnson's Parrottsville Slaves (approx. 6.2 miles away); Whitson’s Fort (approx. 6.9 miles away); Swaggerty Fort (approx. 7.4 miles away); Pine Chapel (approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
Categories. • 20th Century • Air & Space • Heroes • Notable Persons • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,092 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 6, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 2. submitted on March 6, 2011, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. 3. submitted on August 13, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4. submitted on March 12, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.