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Maryville, Tennessee: Rock City Barn

"See Rock City" barns were painted in the 20th century to advertise the popular tourist attraction. This barn is 107 miles northeast of Rock City.

US Hwy 129, Maryville, TN
8.5 mi. SW of Maryville, on west side of US Hwy 129 just south of Gillenwater Rd.
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Rock City Barn

"See Rock City" barns have dotted the landscape since 1935, directing tourists to visit Lookout Mountain in Chattanooga. At the peak, there were over 900 barns. Today, there are only about 100. This example is 8 miles southwest of Maryville, TN, on US 129, in Blount County.

[Marvin Goins, 01/03/2014]

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