Heritage Trail - Kingsport, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 32.759 W 082° 33.797
17S E 360077 N 4045645
Quick Description: Downtown Kingsport Association (DKA) sponsors a 1.8 mile historical walking tour - complete with information signs
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 11/30/2008 4:24:06 AM
Waymark Code: WM590E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 11

Long Description:
This walking tour "begins" at the Downtown Kingsport office, which has the only Kingsport city flag I could find (Waymark WM4Z9G). Brochures are available if the office is open (Mon-Thurs 8-5, Fri 10-12, Sat-Sun closed). Total length is 1.8 miles per the route sign. The link below is a virtual copy of the stops.

This new category also gives me another point for the Lucky 7 - Church Circle challenge (Waymark WM4QTK), leaving only Animals as a missing department.

Many of the stops have already been waymarked
Marker #3 Clinchfield Railroad Station - Waymarks WM4RN6, WM4Q7M, and WM4RMT
Marker #14 Wallace News - WM4RKQ
Marker #17 Kingsport Public Library - WM4QP3
Marker #20 Church Circle District - WM4RV7
Marker #21 First Baptist Church - WM4QPB
Marker #23 Broad Street UMC - WM4XPC
Marker #25 Mural - City of Kingsport - WM4QJ5
Marker #27 Kingsport Improvement Building - WM50RF
Marker #28 Kingsport, TN city hall - WM4QZD

WayTour WM5769 and Geocache GC1GFZH "Downtown Improvement - Kingsport Edition" cover much of the same area with walking tours.
Approximate Time to Finish: 2 hours

Addtional Website URL: [Web Link]

Brochure or Interpretive Signs: Interpretive Plaques/Signs

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Fee?: Not Listed

Wherigo Cartridge: Not listed

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