Elizabethton in Carter County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 52.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 20.621′ N, 82° 15.021′ W. Marker is in Elizabethton, Tennessee, in Carter County. Marker is on West Elk Avenue (U.S. 321) west of Franklin Club Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is on the edge of the Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1651 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton TN 37643, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Watauga Fort (here, next to this marker); Watauga Purchase (a few steps from this marker); Sycamore Shoals of the Watauga (within shouting distance of this marker); Green Hill Cemetery Cedar Grove Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sabine Hill (approx. 1.6 miles away); Range School (approx. 1.9 miles away); Covered Bridge (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabethton.
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Also see . . .
1. Transylvania Purchase | Entries | Tennessee Encyclopedia. (Submitted on September 15, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. North Carolina History Project : Watauga Association. (Submitted on September 15, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 800 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 15, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.