Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Hawkins County Milestone



Marker ID:  
Location: intersection of East Main St and TN Route 347, Rogersville, TN
County: Hawkins
Coordinates: N 36° 24.517    W 083° 0.233
  36.40861666    -83.00388333
Waymark: None
 



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Hawkins County Milestone
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Right
To commemorate John Carter, sturdy pioneer, first merchant after whom this valley is named.

Left
To commemorate Benjamin Hawkins of North Carolina, Senator of the United States, after whom this county is named.

Back
This monument marks the route of the old East Tennessee stagecoach line 1825 - 1855.