Cumblerland Gap in Claiborne County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1D8.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 35.944′ N, 83° 39.983′ W. Marker is in Cumblerland Gap, Tennessee, in Claiborne County. Marker is at the intersection of Merlyn Street and Colwyn Street, on the right when traveling south on Merlyn Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cumberland Gap TN 37724, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harrow School (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Three States Cornerstone (about 700 feet away); Iron Furnace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Named for a British Lord (approx. 0.4 miles away in Virginia); Powell's Valley A Maze of Mountains (approx. 0.4 miles away in Virginia); Generations Have Enjoyed this View (approx. 0.4 miles away in Virginia); "This American Gibraltar" (approx. half a mile away in Kentucky).
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 11, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.