Great Indian War Path - 1B 5 - Rogersville, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 27.979 W 082° 54.089
17S E 329629 N 4037352
Quick Description: Highway 11W parallels the Great Indian War Path in this part of Tennessee
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 11/22/2008 11:19:41 AM
Waymark Code: WM575Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
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Long Description:
Sign text: From here north to the Virginia boundary at Bristol, the highway parallels this ancient and important Indian trail. South of here the War Path was east of the highway, crossing the Holston at Dodson's Ford.

From Wikipedia: "The Great Indian Warpath (GIW) — also known as the Great Indian War and Trading Path, or the Seneca Trail — was that part of the network of trails in eastern North America developed and used by Native Americans which ran through the Great Appalachian Valley."
Marker Name: Great Indian War Path

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Other

Marker Number: 1B 5

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

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