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Old Hickory Triangle - Old Hickory (Nashville), TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member bmon419
N 36° 15.857 W 086° 39.023
16S E 531404 N 4013318
Quick Description: Historic Marker for the main area of the old town, Old Hickory.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 2/25/2012 7:03:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMDV6J
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 4

Long Description:

Old Hickory Triangle

Davidson County Marker # 110

Text: “This intersection, known as “The Triangle,” served as the commercial core of Old Hickory from the 1920s through the 1940s. A variety of shops were located here, including a grocery, bank, general store, barber shop, restaurants, and doctors’ offices, as well as the bus station and YMCA. The Public Works Administration built the Colonial Revival Post Office in 1934-35.”

Erected 2002

The marker is pretty easy to get to. It is literally in a triangle formed by intersecting roads, and is also near a veterans' memorial. There is plenty of public parking near the marker, and the little neighborhood is nice, especially in regards to traffic.

Marker Name: Old Hickory Triangle

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Other

Marker Number: 110

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
The Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County


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