Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Captain Ryman’s Home

Marker ID: NHC 
Location: On 2nd Ave S, Nashville, TN
County: Davidson
Coordinates: N 36° 09.364    W 086° 46.279
  36.15606666    -86.77131666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMANZ


On this site stood the residence of Captain Thomas Green Ryman, owner of the Ryman steamboat line and builder of the Union Gospel Tabernacle, renamed Ryman Auditorium after his death in 1904. The Queen Anne frame house with a slate roof, seven gables and two turrets, served as the home of Captain and Mrs. Ryman and their seven children from 1885-1926. The house was razed in 1940.


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More infromation:
Captain Ryman’s Home
Wikipedia Ryman Auditorium
Haunted Tennessee Ghosts of the Ryman Auditorium