Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Loveville



Marker ID: THC 1E 27
Location: US. 11 & 70, Knox County, east of Farragut High School
County: Knox
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

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