Near Elkton in Giles County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
First Section of Tennessee Interstate
Erected 2011 by State of Tennessee.
Location. 35° 2.163′ N, 86° 52.71′ W. Marker is near Elkton, Tennessee, in Giles County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 65 at milepost 3, 1½ miles north of Old U.S. 31 (U.S. 31) when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located near the exit of the State of Tennessee visitor center. Marker is in this post office area: Ardmore TN 38449, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War in Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee AMVETS Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Elkton Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Neill S. Brown (approx. 4.6 miles away); John Calvin Brown (approx. 4.6 miles away); Alabama Korean War Memorial Vietnam Veterans of America (approx. 5.7 miles away in Alabama); The Saturn Legacy (approx. 5.7 miles away in Alabama). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elkton.
Also see . . . Tennessee's Interstate System - Facts About Tennessee’s Interstate System 50th Anniversary, 1956-20. Tennessee Department of Transportation (Submitted on June 7, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 525 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on June 25, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.