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Tuckaleechee Villages - Townsend, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation
N 35° 40.839 W 083° 47.162
17S E 247860 N 3952105
Quick Description: Tuckaleechee Villages Historical Marker - Townsend, TN
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 8/25/2011 7:25:41 AM
Waymark Code: WMCDFR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
Views: 10

Long Description:
Marker Text:
Near here was one of these three Cherokee villages, unoccupied when settlers arrived about 1791. A branch of the Great War and Trading Path forked here, one to North Carolina, the other to villages on the Little Tennessee. The Virginia trader, Vaughn used it in 1740.
Marker Name: Tuckaleechee Villages

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Monument

Marker Number: 1E 15

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission


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