Near Winfield in Scott County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Tennessee / Kentucky
Established 1849: named in honor of
General Winfield Scott
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1 F 10.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 35.736′ N, 84° 26.356′ W. Marker is near Winfield, Tennessee, in Scott County. Marker is on Scott Highway (U.S. 27) 0.3 miles south of State Highway 759, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is adjacent to the Tennessee state line marker and is part of a large group of signs. See picture below.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edward "Eddie" Ward (approx. 4.6 miles away in Kentucky); Princess Cornblossom (approx. 7.6 miles away in Kentucky); First Kentucky Oil Well / Martin Beaty (Beatty) (approx. 9.2 miles away in Kentucky); McCreary County, 1912 (approx. 9.2 miles away in Kentucky).
Categories. • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 • War, Mexican-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 722 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 7, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.