Blount Mansion

Blount Mansion (HM16GN)

Location: Knoxville, TN 37902 Knox County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 57.684', W 83° 54.878'

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Built in 1792, this was one of the first frame houses west of the Alleghenies. It served as both the residence of William Blount, Governor of the Territory South of the River Ohio, and as capitol of that territory, now the State of Tennessee. Born in North Carolina, Blount was a delegate to the Constitutional Convention of 1787 and a signer of the Constituion of the United States.
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HM NumberHM16GN
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Marker Number1E 43
Placed ByTennessee Historic Commission
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 8:29pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 237147 N 3983595
Decimal Degrees35.96140000, -83.91463333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 57.684', W 83° 54.878'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 57' 41.04" N, 83° 54' 52.68" W
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Area Code(s)865
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 W Hill Ave, Knoxville TN 37902, US
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