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Near Maryville in Blount County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Alleghany Springs

 
 
Alleghany Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, August 16, 2012
1. Alleghany Springs Marker
Inscription. Yellow Sulphur Springs was developed on a modest scale by Jesse Kerr in 1859. In 1885, Nathan McCoy, of Indiana, built an elaborate hotel here. John Hanlon took it over in 1900, and operated it until the outbreak of World War I. It burned in 1933.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 49.)
 
Location. 35° 36.738′ N, 84° 5.453′ W. Marker is near Maryville, Tennessee, in Blount County. Marker is at the intersection of Caldenwood Highway (U.S. 129) and 6 Mile Road (Tennessee Route 336), on the left when traveling south on Caldenwood Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1599 Brick Mill Rd, Maryville TN 37803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Houston's Station (approx. 2.5 miles away); Samuel Henry's Station (approx. 3.9 miles away); Tenasee Cherokee Village (approx. 5.5 miles away); Sam Houston American Giant Homesite (approx. 5.7 miles away); Fort Loudon (approx. 6.4 miles away); Chilhowee (approx. 6.5 miles away); Fort Loudoun (approx. 6.6 miles away); Welcome to Fort Loudoun State Historic Area (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maryville.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2012, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 37 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 17, 2012, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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