Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Alleghany Springs

Marker ID: THC 1E 49
Location: at the intersection of Caldenwood Highway (U.S. 129) and 6 Mile Road (Tennessee Route 336), Maryville, TN
County: Blount
Coordinates: N 35° 36.738    W 084° 5.453
  35.6123    -84.09088333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Yellow Sulphur Springs was developed on a modest scale by Jesse Kerr in 1859. In 1885, Nathan McCoy, of Indiana, built an elaborate hotel here. John Hanlon took it over in 1900, and operated it until the outbreak of World War I. It burned in 1933.