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Near Williamsport in Maury County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

The Natchez Trace at the Tobacco Farm

 
 
The Natchez Trace at the Tobacco Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
1. The Natchez Trace at the Tobacco Farm Marker
Inscription. This monument, located on the Natchez Trace at the site of the Tobacco Farm, honors the farming industry of Maury County, Tennessee. Maury County was named in honor of Abram Maury and was the home of the 11th United States President, James K. Polk.
Marker placed by
Jane Knox Chapter   Tenassee Chapter
Thomas McKissick Chapter,
Daughters of the American Revolution
May 5, 2004

 
Erected 2004 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Natchez Trace marker series.
 
Location. 35° 40.107′ N, 87° 19.008′ W. Marker is near Williamsport, Tennessee, in Maury County. Marker can be reached from Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 401.4), 6.4 miles south of Williamsport Pike (Tennessee Route 50) when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Tobacco Farm / Old Trace Drive turnout. Marker is in this post office area: Hampshire TN 38461, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tobacco Farm - Old Trace (here, next to this marker); Tennessee Tobacco Farm (a few steps from this marker); The Tobacco Barn
The Natchez Trace at the Tobacco Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
2. The Natchez Trace at the Tobacco Farm Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Stands on the Old Trace (approx. 0.8 miles away); Old Well Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away); Old Trace Walk (approx. 1.8 miles away); Jackson Branch – A Stolen Stream (approx. 2.3 miles away); Natchez Trace Parkway (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsport.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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