Miracle Mineral Water - New Market, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 05.954 W 083° 33.136
17S E 270235 N 3997971
Quick Description: Houston's Mineral Water is clean, cool well water - maybe with miraculous properties.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 1/12/2013 2:56:19 PM
Waymark Code: WMG4PG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 4

Long Description:
From Roadside America, we learn that:
In 1931, angels came to William Avery Houston in a dream and convinced him to dig a well on his property. The water that came out of it cured his kidney disease, and was delicious, too! The well is open to the public -- bring your own container, pay by the honor system (25 cents per gallon).

Address: 1005W Old AJ Hwy, New Market, TN.
There are "Houston" signs to guide you. The well discharges into an old heated block building, which is like a small greenhouse. Parking available in back. Visit during daylight hours only. Official price has doubled to 50 cents per gallon, filling your own container. Or take a drink at the water fountain.

The novelty of this place is reading the old newspaper articles and having a refreshing sip during your road trip through this area.

Price of Admission: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Weekday Hours: From: 7:00 AM To: 8:00 PM

Weekend Hours: From: 7:00 AM To: 8:00 PM

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Location Website: Not listed

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