Bradford, Tennessee: Skullbone Store

An old general store that closed in April 2019 -- but the outside wall mural boasts of its owner's travels and the town's claim as the home of the "undefeated champions of bareknuckle fist and skullbone fighting."

1 Shades Bridge Rd, Bradford, TN
From US Hwy 45E turn east onto Main St., drive through Bradford, then continue another three miles on Hwy 105/Trezevant Hwy. You'll see the sign for Skullbone, and the store up ahead on the left.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Skullbone Store

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Skullbone Store

Sadly, they are closing due to a change in owner's health.

[Colleen, 04/10/2019]

The store may be closed, but the Kingdom of Skullbonia mural on its outside wall remains -- at least for now.


Skullbone Store

An old, operating general store that has signage and a sign that points to locations around the world that the owner has visited. A very neat old store and an interesting community name: Skullbone, Tennessee.

[Mark, 08/11/2013]

The store's hand-painted outside wall claims Skullbone and the Kingdom of Skullbonia as the home of the "undefeated champions of bareknuckle fist and skullbone fighting."

Nearby Offbeat Places

Davy Crockett Cabin, Mom's GraveDavy Crockett Cabin, Mom's Grave, Rutherford, TN - 13 mi.
World's Largest Teapot CollectionWorld's Largest Teapot Collection, Trenton, TN - 12 mi.
Dollhouse Grave of Dorothy HarveyDollhouse Grave of Dorothy Harvey, Milan, TN - 18 mi.
In the region:
Back Alley Paris, Paris, TN - 29 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Save Cool Vacation Destinations! ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Tennessee Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

World's Largest Fire Hydrant, Columbia, South Carolina (Dec 6-12, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now