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Near Dandridge in Jefferson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Pine Chapel

 
 
Pine Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, February 28, 2010
1. Pine Chapel Marker
Inscription. "In commemoration of Pine Chapel Cemetery one half mile north of this spot, and Pine Chapel Methodist Church on this spot about 1787, together with Pine Chapel School House near this spot, being the first public institutions in the Wilderness. Erected by Reuel B. Pritchett 1965."
 
Erected 1965 by Reuel B. Pritchett.
 
Location. 36° 1.447′ N, 83° 18.307′ W. Marker is near Dandridge, Tennessee, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 25W/70S and Swansylvania Road, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 25W/70S. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dandridge TN 37725, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stokely-Van Camp, Inc. (here, next to this marker); Fighting at Dandridge (approx. 1.2 miles away); Battle of Hay's Ferry (approx. 2.6 miles away); Jefferson County / Cocke County (approx. 4.7 miles away); Kimbrough's Crossroads (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Dike That Saved Dandridge (approx. 6.1 miles away); Attack on Dandridge (approx. 6.2 miles away); Battle of Dandridge (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dandridge.
 
More about this marker. This marker
Pine Chapel and Stokely Van-Camp, Inc. Markers image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, February 28, 2010
2. Pine Chapel and Stokely Van-Camp, Inc. Markers
is located next to the Stokely Van-Camp, Inc. marker.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 13, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 868 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 13, 2010, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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