Near Oak Ridge in Roane County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Poplar Creek Seminary
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1F 45.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 56.133′ N, 84° 22.306′ W. Marker is near Oak Ridge, Tennessee, in Roane County. Marker is on US Highway 95 and state Rt 58 (Tennessee Route 95) one mile north of Blair Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oak Ridge TN 37830, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Wheat Community (a few Erected in Memory of New Bethel Baptist Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Robertsville Community (was approx. 7.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); The Emery Road (approx. 8 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory of Those from Oak Ridge Who Gave Their Lives That Freedom Might Live (approx. 8.3 miles away); The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 8.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 8.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oak Ridge.
Additional keywords. This location was formerly Marker for Wheat Community which was moved to Blair Road nearby. On Hill nearby is George Jones Memorial Baptist Church, site of annual Wheat Reunion since 1942.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2015, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 209 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 10, 2015, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.