Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Fort Adair

Marker ID: THC 1E 24
Location: 4829 N Broadway St, Knoxville, TN
County: Knox
Coordinates: N 36° 1.578    W 083° 55.644
  36.0263    -83.9274
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Established in 1788, this fort was used as a depot of supplies for the Cumberland Guard, the militia organization which supplied armed protection for parties of emigrants to the Cumberland Settlements, later the town of Nashborough, now Nashville