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Southwest Point

  • Also Known As: Fort Southwest Point

  • Address: 1 mi SW of Kingston
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Site

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Southwest Point


Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1801/05/00 Col Return Jonathan Meigs Work Appointed to a combined position of agent to the Cherokee Nation and military agent for the United States War Department, Return J Meigs arrives in Tennessee.

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Particulars for Southwest Point:
Structure Type Fortification
Criteria Historic Event
Owner Local
Area of Significance Military
Area of Significance Politics-government
Sight Category Site
Level of Significance State

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 72001252
Resource Type:
Owner: Local
Level of Significance: State
Area of Significance: Military, Politics-government
Applicable Criteria: Event
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1800-1824
Significant Year: 1792, 1807
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-Function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-Function: Underwater

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