Blountville in Sullivan County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 132.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 31.993′ N, 82° 19.544′ W. Marker is in Blountville, Tennessee, in Sullivan County. Marker is on Bristol Highway (State Road 126) west of Anderson Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blountville TN 37617, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Deery Inn (a few steps from this marker); Anderson Townhouse (within shouting Old Deery Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cannonball House (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Blountville (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sullivan County (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Battle of Blountville (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Battle of Blountville (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blountville.
Also see . . .
1. NEA National Heritage Fellowships: Ralph Blizard, Old-time fiddler. (Submitted on August 8, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. YouTube: Ralph Blizard & Richie Stearns 'Leather Britches'. Great footage of Richie Stearns (banjo) and Ralph Blizard (fiddle) at Mt Airy Fiddlers Convention. (Submitted on August 8, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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