Carter County (010)

Historic Markers Across Tennessee


Carter County was created on 1796.

The county seat is in Elizabethton, TN.,
and the county is 341 sq mi Square Miles in area.

The State Division number is 1 and the County Group is A.

  Click here to visit the Carter county home page.

  FIPS Code: 47019

  Information about Carter County, Tennessee, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Carter County.


There are 30 Historic Markers in Carter County.

"The Old Red Fox"   -   THC 1A 85
  TN 67, Carter County, at Doe River, north of Valley Forge        

Alfred Alexander Taylor   -   THC 1A 47
  On W Elk Ave at Franklin Club Dr., Elizabethton, TN        

Andrew Johnson   -   THC 1A 20
  On TN 91 at Lynn Valley Rd, Elizabethton, TN        

Carriger's Landing   -   THC 1A 21
  TN 91, Carter County, at east outskirts of Hunter, TN        

Carter - Washington County Line   -   THC 1A 31
  at the intersection of Elizabethton Highway (Tennessee Route 91) and Fleming Road, Johnson City, TN        

Carter County's Train History   -   THC 1A 123
  500 Veterans Memorial Parkway, Elizabethton, TN        

Cedar Grove Cemetery   -   THC 1A 119
  on Southside Road, Elizabethton, TN        

Covered Bridge   -   THC 1A 62
  at the intersection of South Riverside Drive and 3rd Street, Elizabethton, TN        

Duffield Academy   -   THC 1A 54
  305 Academy Street, Elizabethton, TN        

Dungan’s Mill   -   THC 1A 17
  at the intersection of Elizabethton Highway (Tennessee Route 91) and Smalling Road, Johnson City, TN        

First Court of Washington County   -   THC 1A 50
  TN 67, Carter County, between Johnson City and Milligan College        

Green Hill Cemetery   -   THC 1A 61
  421 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN        

Isaac Lincoln's Home   -   THC 1A 14
  TN 91, Carter County        

Milligan College   -   THC 1A 18
  On Blowers Blvd at Milligan Hwy (rout 359), Milligan, TN        

North Carolina – Tennessee Carter County Line   -   THC 1A 45
  US 11 E        

Powder Branch   -   THC 1A 13
  TN 67 and 359, Carter County, TN        

Range School   -   THC 1A 108
  655 Watauga Rd, Watauga, TN        

Robert Love Taylor   -   THC 1A 46
  On Franklin Club Dr. at W Elk Ave, Elizabethton, TN        

Sabine Hill   -   THC 1A 15
  on New Elizabethton Highway (Tennessee Route 67) 0.3 miles north of Buck Van Huss Drive, Elizabethton, TN        

Samuel Powhatan Carter Aug 6, 1819 – May 26, 1891   -   THC 1A 72
  829 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN        

Sawyer's Fort   -   THC 1A 35
  TN 91, Knox County, .5 mile west of Grainger County line        

Sullivan - Carter County Line   -   THC 1A 44

Sycamore Shoals of the Watauga   -   THC 1A 16
  1651 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN        

The First Court West of the Alleghenies   -   DAR 
  S Riverside Dr north of 3rd St, Elizabethtown, TN        

The Mansion   -   THC 1A 19
  1013 Broad Street, Elizabethton, TN        

Transylvania Purchase   -   THC 1A 52
  1651 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN        

Washington - Carter County Line   -   THC 1A 32

Watauga Fort   -   THC 1A 8
  1651 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN        

Watauga Purchase   -   THC 1A 53
  1651 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN        

Williams-Taylor House   -   THC 1A 116
  On Gov. Alf Taylor Road, Johnson City, TN        


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R  - The marker has been removed.