Swaggerty Blockhouse

E of Parrottsville on U.S. 411
Parrottsville, Tennessee

Historic Document

Swaggerty Blockhouse is located in Cocke County, Tennessee certified as a historic location on Monday June 18, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Fortification. Swaggerty Blockhouse was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Aboriginal, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military.

Swaggerty Blockhouse Information

Other Name: Swaggerty Fort
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Cultural Affiliation: Native American, American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1787
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Swaggerty,James
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Swaggerty Blockhouse Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 50
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Parrottsville Historic Locations Cocke County Historic Locations Tennessee Historic Locations