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Near Hohenwald in Lewis County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Grinder House

 
 
Grinder House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
1. Grinder House Marker
Inscription. Site and ruins of the Grinder House, in which Meriwether Lewis met his death on the night of Oct. 11, 1809.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Natchez Trace marker series.
 
Location. 35° 30.563′ N, 87° 27.59′ W. Marker is near Hohenwald, Tennessee, in Lewis County. Marker can be reached from Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 385.9), 0.2 miles north of Summertown Highway (Tennessee Route 20), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located near the Grinder House at the Meriwether Lewis Site on the Natchez Trace. Marker is in this post office area: Hohenwald TN 38462, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Natchez Trace – Early American Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Natchez Trace (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Meriwether Lewis: Life Compass (about 700 feet away); Meriwether Lewis (about 800 feet away); Metal Ford (approx. 3.3 miles away); Steele's Iron Works (approx. 3.3 miles away); Phosphate Mine (approx. 4.4 miles away); Civil War in Lewis County (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hohenwald.
 
Also see . . .  Natchez Trace.
Grinder House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
2. Grinder House Marker
Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 23, 2015.) 
 
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1930's Reproduction of Grinder House image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
3. 1930's Reproduction of Grinder House
Marker near Stone Remains of Grinder House image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
4. Marker near Stone Remains of Grinder House
Stone Remains of Grinder House,<br>Possibly Chimney image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 4, 2015
5. Stone Remains of Grinder House,
Possibly Chimney
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 240 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 23, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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