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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Hillsboro-West End

 
 
Hillsboro-West End Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Hoch, February 3, 2012
1. Hillsboro-West End Marker
Inscription. This classic streetcar suburb was developed on farm land as Nashville grew south and west in the late nineteenth century. Built in Bungalow, Tudor, and Colonial Revival styles, many homes from the 1910s and 1920s still stand. The Hillsboro-West End neighborhood is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 148.)
 
Location. 36° 7.892′ N, 86° 48.711′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Natchez Trace and Blair Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on Natchez Trace. Touch for map. Located in a planted median section that separates Natchez Trace from Westmoreland Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37212, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hillsboro Toll Gate (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Nashville (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Assault on Montgomery Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hillsboro Theater (approx. 0.7
Hillsboro-West End Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Hoch, February 3, 2012
2. Hillsboro-West End Marker
Looking southwest toward the marker across the intersection of Natchez Trace and Blair Blvd.
miles away); XVI Corps Line of Departure (approx. 0.7 miles away); Albertine Maxwell (approx. 0.7 miles away); Nashville Academy of Medicine (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Categories. Railroads & StreetcarsSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2012, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 381 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2012, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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