Historic Markers Across Tennessee

History on Knob Creek

Marker ID: THC 1A 22
Location: is on East Oakland Avenue 0.4 miles east of Bristol Highway (U.S. 11E), Johnson City, TN
County: Washington
Coordinates: N 36° 21.532    W 082° 22.657
  36.35886666    -82.37761666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM5MPG


About 0.3 miles east stood Twin Falls Grist Mill, belonging to Peter Range, an early immigrant from New Jersey. He bought this land in 1804-08 and built the 2-story & basement stone house, standing today. His limestone marker reads, “P. Range, Oct. 10, 1817, In Memory.”

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.