Oak Ridge in Roane County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1F 37.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 35° 58.825′ N, 84° 20.046′ W. Marker was in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, in Roane County. Marker was on Oak Ridge Turnpike (Tennessee Route 95) just west of Westover Drive. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Oak Ridge TN 37830, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Erected in Memory of New Bethel Baptist Church (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Wheat Community (approx. 3.7 miles away); Poplar Creek Seminary (approx. The Robertsville Community (was approx. 4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); The Emery Road (approx. 4½ miles away); Dedicated to the Memory of Those from Oak Ridge Who Gave Their Lives That Freedom Might Live (approx. 4.8 miles away); The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 4.8 miles away); a different marker also named The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oak Ridge.
1. Marker is missing 09 10 2015
A visit to site today finds no marker at the site of the old guard tower on Hiway 95 Roane Co., Oak Ridge.
Will update if more is learned
— Submitted September 10, 2015, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee.
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