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Tennessee Historical MarkersWarren County's Nursery Industry - 2E60 - McMinnville, TN

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A historical marker between Morrison, TN and McMinnville, TN in Warren County that talks about the local nursery industry.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/31/2020

last visited: 12/30/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersWhite Plains - 2D21

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A Tennessee Historical Commission marker discussing the history of the local area known as White Plains. The marker is located at the front of the Quarles - Burton Cemetery in Algood, TN.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/24/2020

last visited: 12/21/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersWhite Plains Old Walton Road

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A historical marker near the home of Stephen Burton, grandson of William Quarles, who settled the area of White Plains.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/24/2020

last visited: 12/21/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersRichard Fielding Cooke

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A historical marker near the City of Cookeville's main office about the man in which Cookeville is named.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/24/2020

last visited: 12/21/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersArmy of Tennessee~Nov. 22, 1864 - 3F8 - Lawrenceburg, TN

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Located on Old US 64 at North Hood Road, Lawrenceburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/21/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersWayne Furnace - 3F30 - Waynesboro, TN

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Located on US 64 east of Waynesboro

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/20/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersNatchez Trace - 3F3 - Lawrenceburg, TN

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Located on US 64 where Natchez Trace crosses, Lawrenceburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/20/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersWHER - The Nation's First All Girl Radio Station - Memphis

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Located in front of the old Holiday Inn building at 972 South 3rd Street, Memphis

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/17/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersCapshaw School - 2D60 - Cookeville, TN

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A historical marker describing the history of Capshaw School in Cookeville, TN.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/2/2020

last visited: 10/6/2018

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Tennessee Historical MarkersTown Spring - 2D40 - Cookeville, TN

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A Tennessee historical marker about the reasons Cookeville was chosen as the county seat. The marker is located near Dogwood Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/28/2020

last visited: 11/21/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersPutnam County Courthouses - Cookeville, TN

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A Tennessee historical marker about the Putnam County courthouse on the square in Cookeville, TN.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/28/2020

last visited: 11/21/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersPutnam County's Only Public Execution - 2D58 - Cookeville, TN

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A Tennessee historical marker about Putnam County's only public execution in Cookeville, TN in front of the main office of the Cookeville City Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/22/2020

last visited: 11/21/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersOld Shipley Barn - 2D37 - Cookeville, TN

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A roadside marker about the old Shipley Barn on Gainesboro Grade outside of the Cookeville, TN city limits.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/7/2020

last visited: 11/7/2020

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Tennessee Historical MarkersTom Wilson Park 3A 198 - Nashville TN

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Formerly located near this site was Tom Wilson Park. It opened in 1929 and was home to the Nashville Elite Giants baseball team of the Southern Negro League.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/23/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersTravellers' Rest 3A 30 - Nashville TN

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The first part of this house was built in 1799 by Judge John Overton, one time Revenue Collector for the Mero District of North Carolina, later member of the Tennessee Supreme Court and longtime friend of Andrew Jackson.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/21/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersDavies Manor (4E 23) - Memphis TN

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Built near Old Stage Road about 1807, occupied by Logan Early Davies, James Baxter Davies & their descendants for over a century. Named for Zachariah Davies, soldier of the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersStanding Stone - 2D57 - Monterey, TN

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A THC marker in Monterey discussing the remains of the mysterious monolith known as the "Standing Stone".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: 10/13/2018

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Tennessee Historical MarkersMcMillan's Stand (3F 19) - Summertown TN

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Later known as the Absalom Alexander Stand, it stood about 100 yards east, on the Military Road. A relay station and stage tavern, it was established about 1850.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersEarly Gold Mining (1F 18) - Tellico Plains TN

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Placer gold was discovered along Coker Creek in 1831. For a time there was feverish digging; $80,000 of Coker Creek gold was mined between 1831 and 1854. Since then there has been sporadic mining here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersAffair at Travisville (2C 17) - Travisville TN

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In the first military action in Tennessee during the Civil War, Union troops of the 1st Kentucky Cavalry and the Home Guards of Houstonville Cavalry attacked a Confederate encampment at Travisville on September 29, 1861.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersSchofield's Withdrawal Nov. 24, 1864 (3F 10) - Waco TN

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Moving from this area, Cox's Division led Stanley's XXIII Corps in a rapid retreat to Columbia. They arrived in time to prevent Forrest's Cavalry Corps, from seizing the bridge over Duck River.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersFort Hill (3E 25) - Waverly TN

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Five hundred yards north is a Federal Civil War earthen fort constructed by the 12th and 13th U.S. Colored Infantry to protect the Nashville and Northwestern Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersSpringfield Historic District - Springfield TN

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This area is a city designated residential historic district. Although settled in 1796; the existing homes in this neighborhood date from 1833. They include a wide range of architectural styles.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersHood and Schofield November 29, 1864 (3D 15) - Spring Hill TN

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About ½ mile east, Buford's Division of Forrest's Cavalry Corps drove in pickets from Opdyke's and Lane's Federal Brigades and contained their defenses, extending west to the railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/17/2020

last visited: never

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Tennessee Historical MarkersRippavilla Plantation (3D 72) - Spring Hill TN

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In 1811, the Cheairs family settled at this site. Nathaniel and Susan McKissack Cheairs began construction of this home, Rippavilla, in 1851. Cheairs raised two companies for the Confederate Army in 1861.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/17/2020

last visited: never

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