Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Indian Boundary

Marker ID: THC 1B 20
Location: U.S. 11W, Hawkins County, 6 miles west of Rogersville
County: Hawkins
Waymark: None


This is Cloud's Creek. A line running from its mouth to Cumberland Gap was the boundary between white settlement and Indian territory under the Treaty of Long Island, 1777. The treaty expired in 1792.