The Trading Ground

The Trading Ground (HM1YW3)

Location: Trade, TN 37691 Johnson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 20.903', W 81° 44.627'

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This gap on the overmountain Indian trail was used as a barter site by Indian traders before settlement. Later Daniel Boone, James Robertson and other pioneers used the Trade Gap. This easternmost settlement is one of the oldest in Tennessee.
HM NumberHM1YW3
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Monday, June 12th, 2017 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 433260 N 4022847
Decimal Degrees36.34838333, -81.74378333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 20.903', W 81° 44.627'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 20' 54.18" N, 81° 44' 37.62" W
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Area Code(s)423
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10587-10691 TN-34, Trade TN 37691, US
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