Knox County (047)

Historic Markers Across Tennessee

 

Knox County was created on 1792.

The county seat is in Knoxville, TN.,
and the county is 509 sq mi Square Miles in area.

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



  Click here to visit the Knox county home page.

  FIPS Code: 47093

  Information about Knox County, Tennessee, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Knox County.

 

There are 133 Historic Markers in Knox County.

A National Cemetery System   -    
  939 Tyson Street, Knoxville, TN        

A National Cemetery System   -    
  939 Tyson Street, Knoxville, TN        

Admiral David Glasgow Farragut   -    
  405 N Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

Admiral Farragut's Birthplace   -    
  9950 South Northshore Drive, Knoxville, TN        

Archibald Roane   -   THC 1E 8
  at the intersection of Kingston Pike and Concord Road, Knoxville, TN        

Archie Campbell / Chet Atkins   -    9
  204 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN        

Archie Campbell / Chet Atkins   -    19
  on Wall Ave at the north end of Market Square, Knoxville, TN        

Back Door to Knoxville   -    
  on Chapman Hwy SW north of Woodlawn Pike SE,        

Ball Camp   -   THC 1E 32
  at the intersection of Kingston Pike (U.S. 11, 70) and Cedar Bluff Road and Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN        

Battery Wiltsie   -   THC 1E 83
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Vme Avenue between Market and Walnut        

Battle of Campbell's Station   -   THC 1E 73
  at the intersection of Kingston Pike and Lendon Welch Way, Knoxville, TN        

Birthplace of Admiral Farragut   -    
  can be reached from South Northshore Drive (Tennessee Route 332) west of Nolina Road, Knoxville, TN        

Blount Mansion   -   THC 1E 43
  200 W Hill Ave, Knoxville, TN        

Bowman's Ferry   -   THC 1E 93
  Knox County, John Sevier Highway, near French Broad River bridge        

Brice's Tavern   -   THC 1E 34
  U.S. 11W, Knox County, 0.25 mile west of Grainger County line        

Burnsides's Headquarters   -   THC 1E 65
  Knox County, in Knoxville, wall marker on Farragut Hotel        

Byington   -   THC 1E 126
  on Byington Beaver Ridge Rd (TN Route 131), Knoxville, TN        

Campbell Station   -   THC 1E 7
  on Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN     

Carmichael's Tavern   -   THC 1E 26
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Gay and Cumberland streets        

Cavett's Station   -   THC 1E 31
  8375 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN        

Cherokee Heights   -   THC 1E 71
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Neyland Drive        

Chisholm Tavern   -    
  on W Hill Ave east of State St, Knoxville, TN        

Chisolm's Tavern   -    
  900 State Street, Knoxville, TN        

Civil War Hospital   -   THC 1E 88
  Knox County, in Knoxville, on lawn of City Hall        

Civil War Knoxville   -    
  on Fort Dickerson Road west of Chapman Highway SW, Knoxville, TN        

Commemorating the Treaty of Holston   -    
  300 W Main St, Knoxville ,TN        

Confederate Cemetery   -   THC 1E 86
  Knox County, in Knoxville, at cemetery gate on Bethel Avenue        

Confederate States of America Camp Van Dorn March 28-July 28, 1962   -   THC 1E 114
  on Western Ave (TN 62) at Westview Ave., Knoxville, TN        

David Glasgow Farragut ~ 1801-1870   -   THC 1E 97
  at the intersection of Kingston Pike and Lendon Welch Way, Knoxville, TN        

Death of Gen. William P. Sanders   -   THC 1E 67
  U.S. 11, Kingston Pike in Nashville, TN        

Death of General William P. Sanders   -    
  803 South Gay St, Knoxville, TN        

Desegregation of the University of Tennessee   -   THC 1E 117
  1404 Circle Drive, Knoxville, TN        

East End of Federal Lines   -   THC 1E 84
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Riverside Drive and McCammon Avenue        

Farragut Schools: Early Years   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

Farragut Schools: Recent Years   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

Father Abram J. Ryan   -    
  414 W Vine Ave, Knoxville, TN        

First Presbyterian Church   -   THC 1E 38
  Knox County, in Knoxville, in First Presbyterian Church yard        

Fork of the River   -   THC 1E 4
  U.S. 25W, Knox County, east approach to Holston River Bridge        

Fort Adair   -   THC 1E 24
  4829 N Broadway St, Knoxville, TN        

Fort Byington   -   THC 1E 70
  on James Agee St., south of Lee Hwy (US 11), Knoxville, TN        

Fort Dickerson   -   THC 1E 79
  on Chapman Highway SE north of Woodlawn Pike SE, Knoxville, TN        

Fort Dickerson   -   THC 1E 82
  TN 71, Knox County, in Knoxville, on Fort Dickerson Hill        

Fort Dickerson / Defending Knoxville   -    
  on Fort Dickerson Rd west of Chapman Hwy SW, Knoxville, TN        

Fort Dickerson 1863–64   -    
  on Fort Dickerson Road west of Chapman Hignway SW, Knoxville, TN        

Fort Dickerson ~ 1863   -    
  can be reached from Fort Dickerson Road west of Chapman Highway, Knoxville, TN        

Fort Huntingdon Smith   -   THC 1E 81
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Payne Avenue, Green School        

Fort Sanders   -   THC 1E 69
  at the intersection of Lee Hwy (US 11) and 16th St. Knoxville, TN        

Forts Dickerson and Stanley   -   THC 1E 74
  is on Chapman Hwy SW south of E Martin Mill Pike SE, Knoxville, TN        

Fountain City Schools   -   THC 1E 116
  Gresham Middle School, 500 Gresham Rd, Knoxville, TN        

Fountain City United Methodist Church   -   THC 1E 112
  112 Hotel Rd, Knoxville, TN        

From Scuffletown to Sunsphere   -    
  in the Neyland Greenway Trail, about 220 ft. north of the Wayne G. Basler Boathouse, Knoxville, TN        

Gay Street - The Center of Celebrations   -    
  531 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN        

General Clifton Bledsoe Cates   -   THC 1E 111
  on James Agee St., north of Lee Hwy (US 11), Knoxville, TN        

George Mann   -   THC 1E 61
  TN 131, Knox County, 1.5 miles north of Harbison's Crossroads        

In Grateful Memory to the Defenders of Cavett Blockhouse   -   SAR 
  Old Mars Hill Cemetery, Broome Ave, Knoxville, TN        

Island Home   -   THC 1E 106
  Knox County, in Knoxville, 2725 Island Home Boulevard        

James Park Home   -   THC 1E 90
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Cumberland Avenue, at Walnut Street        

James Park House   -   THC 1E 115
  at the intersection of Walnut St and Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN        

James Rufus Agee   -   THC 1E 101
  on James Agee St., north of Lee Hwy (US 11), Knoxville, TN        

James White / Founder of Knoxville   -    
  205 Hill Ave SE, Knoxville, TN        

John Sevier Farmstead   -   THC 1E 80
  1220 W Gov John Sevier Hwy, Knoxville, TN        

Knox - Jefferson County Line   -   THC 1E 3
          

Knox - Union County Line   -   THC 1D 7
          

Knox - Anderson County Line   -   THC 1D 3
          

Knox - Grainger County Line   -   THC 1B 2
          

Knoxville College   -   THC 1E 87
  Knox County, in Knoxville, on lawn of college        

Knoxville's Market House   -    
  intersection of Union Ave and Market St, Knoxville, TN        

Knoxville's Old Custom House/Fiddlin’ Bob Taylor   -    1
  at the intersection of Clinch Ave and Market St, Knoxville, TN        

Knoxville: A Divided City   -    
  300 Main Street, Knoxville, TN        

Krutch Park   -    
  504 Market Street, Knoxville, TN        

Land Grant University   -   THC 1E 118
  1403 Circle Drive, Knoxville, TN        

Longstreet's Headquarters   -   THC 1E 66
  Knox County, in Knoxville, UDC Museum, Kingston Pike        

Loveville   -   THC 1E 37
  US. 11 & 70, Knox County, east of Farragut High School        

Loveville   -   THC 1E 36
  at the intersection of Kingston Pike (U.S. 11) and Lovell Road (State Route 131), Knoxville, TN     

Market House Bell   -    
  is on Union Ave, Knoxville, TN        

Mecklenberg Place   -   THC 1E 91
  Knox County, in Knoxville, at 801 Main Avenue, S.E.        

Medal of Honor 17th Michigan Volunteer Regiment   -    
  intersection of Evans Rd and Virtue Rd, Knoxville, TN        

Memorial for Cofounders of Campbell Station   -    
  11019 2nd Dr, Knoxville, TN        

Menifee Station   -   THC 1E 39
  on Clinton Hwy (US 25W) at W Emory Rd., Powell, TN        

Native American Settlement   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

Neyland Stadium   -    
  on the Neyland Greenway Trail next to the Wayne G. Basler Boathouse, 900 Neyland Drive, Knoxville, TN        

Nicholas Gibbs   -   THC 1E 41
  on Emory Road (Tennessee Route 331) ¼ mile west of Tazewell Pike (Tennessee Route 131), Corryton, TN        

Nicholas Gibbs Homestead   -   THC 1E 107
  Emory Rd (Tennessee Route 331) one mile east of Tazewell Pike, Corryton, TN        

Odd Fellows Cemetery   -   THC 1E 98
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Bethel Avenue near Kyle Street        

Old Gray Cemetery / Silent Voices   -    
  543 North Broadway, Knoxville, TN        

Old Grey Cemetery   -   THC 1E 102
  on North Broadway St. (US 441) south of Emory St. Knoxville, TN        

Old Knox County Courthouse   -   THC 1E 92
  400 W Main St, Knoxville, TN        

Old Mechanicsville   -   THC 1E 105
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Deadrick Avenue        

Patrick Sullivan's Saloon   -    
  100 North Central Street, Knoxville, TN        

Peter Shipe   -   THC 1E 60
  U.S. 11W, Knox County, at Shipe Road        

Pleasant Forest Church & Cemetery   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

Ramsey House   -   THC 1E 94
  Knox County, on John Sevier Highway at Chapman Highway        

Ramsey House   -   THC 1E 99
  Knox County, on John Sevier Highway at Thorngrove Pike        

Ramsey House Plantation   -    
  2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville, TN        

Robert Reynolds   -   THC 1E 30
  U.S. 11 & 70, Knox County, 1.5 miles west of Bearden        

Robert Reynolds   -   THC 1E 67
  U.S. 11 & 70, Knox County, 1.5 miles west of Bearden        

Roy Acuff & Hank Williams   -    3
  912 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN        

Sawyer's Fort   -   THC 1E 35
  on Emory Road (Tennessee Route 331) one mile west of Washington Pike (Tennessee Route 61), Corryton, TN        

Site of Fort Adair   -    
  4829 N Broadway St, Knoxville, TN        

Site of Union Pontoon Bridge   -   THC 1E 72
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Central Avenue, Chisholm Tavern Park        

St. Clair Cobb   -   THC 1E 119
  Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Knoxville, TN        

St. James Hotel   -    17
  at the intersection of Wall Ave and Strong St, Knoxville, TN        

States' View   -   THC 1E 23
  at the intersection of Kingston Pike (U.S. 11, 70) and Kingston Pike and Ebenezer Road, Knoxville, TN        

Staub's Theatre   -   THC 1E 28
  800 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN        

Steamboat Times on the French Broad   -    
  on Kelly Lane, Kodak, TN        

Stone's Tavern   -   THC 1E 25
  Knox County, in Knoxville, comer of Gay and Cumberland        

Tennessee Ernie Ford   -    8
  531 South Gay St, Knoxville, TN        

The 1863 Siege of Knoxville   -    
  can be reached from Fort Dickerson Road west of Chapman Highway SW, Knoxville, TN        

The 1863 Siege of Knoxville   -    
  can be reached from Fort Dickerson Rd west of Chapman Hwy SW, Knoxville, TN        

The Assault Upon Fort Sanders   -   THC 1E 68
  On Laurel St at 17th St., Knoxville, TN        

The Battle of Campbell Station   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

The Campbell Station Inn   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

The Everly Brothers   -    5
  South Gay St, Knoxville, TN        

The Historic Village of Concord   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

The Historic Village of Concord   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

The Historic Village of Concord   -    
  405 Campbell Station Rd, Knoxville, TN        

The Knoxville Girl / The Louvin Brothers   -    2
  300 Main Street, Knoxville, TN        

The Midday Merry-Go-Round   -    11
  116 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN        

The Old Cumberland Presbyterian Meeting House   -    
  11019 2nd Dr, Knoxville, TN        

The Tennessee Barn Dance   -    4
  800 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN        

This street is dedicated to the memory of Sergeant Lillard Earl Ailor   -    
  intersection of Ailor Avenue and North 17th Street, Knoxville, TN        

Thomas William Humes ~ 1815-1892   -   THC 1E 96
  Knox County, in Knoxville, University of Tennessee campus in front of Humes Hall        

Town of Farragut & Farragut Folklife Museum   -    
  405 Campbell Station Road, Knoxville, TN        

Treaty of the Holston   -   THC 1E 33
  300 W Main St, Knoxville, TN        

University of Tennessee   -   THC 1E 44
  Knox County, in Knoxville, on West Cumberland Avenue        

UT RecSports Complex   -    
  on Sutherland Ave, Knoxville, TN        

War Dog Memorial   -    
  on Neyland Drive SW, Knoxville, TN        

War on the Home Front / Mabry-Hazen House and Bethel Cemetery   -    
  1711 Dandridge Avenue, Knoxville, TN        

Washington Presbyterian Church   -   THC 1E 45
  u.s. 11W. Knox County, at Ellistown Road        

West Wing of Federal Lines   -   THC 1E 85
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Neyland Drive, near Second Creek        

White's Mill   -   THC 1E 29
  at the intersection of West Church Ave and State St, Knoxville, TN        

William Francis Yardley   -   THC 1E 103
  intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. and Dandridge Ave., Knoxville, TN        

William G. "Parson" Brownlow   -   THC 1E 89
  Knox County, in Knoxville, Mulberry Avenue, City Auditorium        

 

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