Blythe Ferry

N of Birchwood on TN 60 at Tennessee River
Birchwood, Tennessee

Historic Document

Blythe Ferry is located in Meigs County, Tennessee certified as a historic location on Wednesday January 05, 1983. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Naval Facility, Water-Related. Blythe Ferry was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Person and its significance in Transportation, Native American, Exploration/Settlement, Military, Social History, Politics/Government.

Blythe Ferry Information

Other Name: Meigs County, Tennessee MRA
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Blythe, William
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1809, 1838, 1863
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Blythe,William
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Blythe Ferry Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 148
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Birchwood Historic Locations Meigs County Historic Locations Tennessee Historic Locations