Historic Markers Across Tennessee


Marker ID: THC 1E 37
Location: US. 11 & 70, Knox County, east of Farragut High School
County: Knox
Coordinates: N 35° 53.75    W 084° 8.25
  35.89583333    -84.1375
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Robertus Love, a companion of Gen. James White, who founded Knoxville, established the village in this area in 1797, where he had built a fulling mill in 1792. Several of the early buildings still exist a short distance from the highway. The name of the v