Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Mount Granger



Marker ID: THC 2D 25
Location: Putnam County, Brotherton Community, Brotherton Road
County: Putnam
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Waymark: None
 



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Located 1/4 mile south of this point on what was originally Old Walton Road, Mount Granger was the western distribution point for all U.S. mail to the southwestern frontier. In 1806 Mount Granger was named in honor of the Hon. Gideon Granger, Postmaster General. This historic site is located in what is today known as the Brotherton Community.