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Clarksville in Montgomery County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

First Court House

 
 
First Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 24, 2013
1. First Court House Marker
Inscription.
This stone commemorates
First Court House
A rude log house on Public Square
1788 - 1811
The Old Stockade
Southwest from this point
 
Erected 1933 by The Captain William Edmiston Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 36° 31.683′ N, 87° 21.683′ W. Marker is in Clarksville, Tennessee, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Pubic Square (Street) south of Main Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarksville TN 37040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Clarksville in the Civil War (a few steps from this marker); Freedom Light (within shouting distance of this marker); John Montgomery Statue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kennedy & Glenn's Bank (about 700 feet away); Town Spring (about 700 feet away); Clarence Cameron White (about 700 feet away); Legion Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Surrender of Clarksville (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksville.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
First Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 24, 2013
2. First Court House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 13, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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