Board to review Historic Register bids, including several in E. Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The State Review Board will meet Wednesday in Nashville to examine nominations for the National Register of Historic Places.

The board will vote on nine nominations from across the state. Those nominations that meet a certain criteria will be sent for final approval to the National Register of Historic Places at the U.S. Department of the Interior.

The nominations are: James Beaty General Merchandise Store in Fentress County; Crockett Tavern Museum in Hamblen County; Greenback Depot in Loudon County; M.A. Helm House in McMinn County; Wartburg Presbyterian Church in Morgan County; Rocky Springs Presbyterian Church in Sevier County; Sears Roebuck and Company Catalog Distribution Center and Retail Store in Shelby County; and Frazier Bend Historic District and Westmoreland Waterwheel and Gatepost, both in Knox County.


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