Vauxhall Garden Site

Vauxhall Garden Site (HM15VZ)

Location: Nashville, TN 37203 Davidson County
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N 36° 9.389', W 86° 46.917'

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Located immediately south, this fashionable place of entertainment was established by Messrs. Decker & Dyer in 1827 and operated for more than a decade. It covered several acres & included a ballroom, dining hall and miniature railroad. Pres. Jackson was honored here on several occasions. John Bell made his famous "Vauxhall Garden Speech" here May 23, 1835.
HM NumberHM15VZ
Marker Number51
Year Placed1975
Placed ByThe Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 3:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 519613 N 4001326
Decimal Degrees36.15648333, -86.78195000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 9.389', W 86° 46.917'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 9' 23.34" N, 86° 46' 55.02" W
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Area Code(s)615
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 850-898 Demonbreun St, Nashville TN 37203, US
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