Oldest Wagon Road in Tennessee
— America's First Road to the Southwest —This military road from Chilhowee, Va. to present day Kingsport was completed September 1791 by Major Andrew Lewis under command of Col. Adam Stephen. Upon reaching the Long Island of the Holston, the militia erected Fort Robinson to treat for peace with Cherokees.
|Marker Number||1A 99|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 9:25am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 380030 N 4046596|
|Decimal Degrees||36.55726667, -82.34056667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 33.436', W 82° 20.434'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 33' 26.16" N, 82° 20' 26.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 800-904 TN-394, Blountville TN 37617, US|
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