County of James

County of James (HM1EJO)

Location: Ooltewah, TN 37363 Hamilton County
Buy Tennessee State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 35° 4.301', W 85° 3.619'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

The Lost County of Tennessee

— 1871 - 1919 —

Created out of rivalry of political factions during the reconstruction period following the Civil War, James County consisted of parts of Hamilton and Bradley counties. Plagued by political strife and supported mainly by farmers unable to provide an adequate tax base, its forty-eight year history ended in bankruptcy and its territory became a part of Hamilton County.
Marker Number2A-88
Placed ByThe Tennessee Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:51pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 676856 N 3882713
Decimal Degrees35.07168333, -85.06031667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 4.301', W 85° 3.619'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 4' 18.06" N, 85° 3' 37.14" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9508 Church St, Ooltewah TN 37363, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. What year was the marker erected?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?