Fountain City, Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Fountain City United Methodist Church
Fountain Head Campground
United Methodist Church
Founded in 1825
Erected by Tennesee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 112.)
Location. 36° 2.182′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 112 Hotel Rd, Knoxville TN 37918, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Fort Adair (approx. ¾ mile away); Fort Adair (approx. ¾ mile away); Knoxville National Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 4.2 miles away); Old Gray Cemetery (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Old Gray Cemetery (approx. 4.4 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away); St. Clair Cobb (approx. 4.6 miles away).
More about this marker. Reverse of Marker gives information about the founding of the Fountain City UMC.
Regarding Fountain City United Methodist Church. The Park has been the meeting place of thousands through the years. Grand Army of the Republic veterans were here in 1890. It is now a great place to walk and play and picnic with family and friends. The fountain head is a spring in the back of the park that is the head of First Creek.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2010, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 830 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 3, 2010, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. 2, 3. submitted on June 27, 2010, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.