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Oak Ridge in Anderson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

The Emery Road

 
 
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By Dennis Eggert, 2015
1. The Emery Road Marker
Inscription. On a route that was first authorized to be "cut and cleared" in 1787, the Rock Pillar Bridge 60 yards to the north-northeast was built in the early 1900's. This road became known as the Emery Road and was one of the earliest routes used in the settlement of Middle Tennessee. Tennessee Historical Commission
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1D 34.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 36° 0.756′ N, 84° 15.877′ W. Marker is in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, in Anderson County. Marker is at the intersection of Oak Ridge Turnpike (County Route 95) and Robertsville Road, on the right on Oak Ridge Turnpike. Touch for map. This is one of two markers for Emory Road. The other is at Blaine TN on the Northeast end of Road where it meets Rutledge Pike 11W. Marker is in this post office area: Oak Ridge TN 37830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dedicated to the Memory of Those from Oak Ridge Who Gave Their Lives That Freedom Might Live (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named
The Emery Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dennis Eggert, 2015
2. The Emery Road Marker
The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The Birth of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oak Ridge Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Y-12 – The Calutron Plant (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1947 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oak Ridge.
 
Also see . . .  Emory Road at Blaine TN. (Submitted on October 17, 2015, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee.)
 
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The Emery Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dennis Eggert, 2015
3. The Emery Road Marker
The Emery Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dennis Eggert, 2015
4. The Emery Road Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2015, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 17, 2015, by Donald Raby of Knoxville, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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