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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Smith County, Tennessee.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Smith County, Tennessee, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map.

There are 13 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.


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This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Battery Knob Earthworks
Battery Knob Earthworks
November 14, 2003
(#03001158)
Approximately ½ mile north of Carthage
36°16′05″N 85°56′55″W / 36.2681°N 85.9486°W / 36.2681; -85.9486 (Battery Knob Earthworks)
Carthage Civil War-era Union artillery battery earthworks
2 James Bradley House
James Bradley House
September 18, 1978
(#78002637)
Southeast of Dixon Springs off State Route 25
36°20′36″N 86°02′35″W / 36.343333°N 86.043056°W / 36.343333; -86.043056 (James Bradley House)
Dixon Springs Still retains most of its original exterior
3 Carthage United Methodist Church
Carthage United Methodist Church
July 5, 1985
(#85001487)
609 S. Main St.
36°15′19″N 85°57′04″W / 36.255278°N 85.951111°W / 36.255278; -85.951111 (Carthage United Methodist Church)
Carthage Gothic Revival structure built in 1889; congregation established in 1808
4 Cullum Mansion
Cullum Mansion
January 4, 1983
(#83003068)
609 Cullum St.
36°15′19″N 85°56′51″W / 36.255278°N 85.9475°W / 36.255278; -85.9475 (Cullum Mansion)
Carthage Greek Revival-style antebellum mansion
5 Davis-Hull House
Davis-Hull House
January 4, 1983
(#83003069)
1004 N. Main St.
36°15′35″N 85°57′06″W / 36.25964°N 85.95165°W / 36.25964; -85.95165 (Davis-Hull House)
Carthage Victorian-style house that once belonged to William Hull, father of Secretary of State Cordell Hull
6 Dixon Springs District
Dixon Springs District
February 10, 1975
(#75001788)
1.75 miles northeast of the Cumberland River
36°21′32″N 86°03′09″W / 36.358889°N 86.0525°W / 36.358889; -86.0525 (Dixon Springs District)
Dixon Springs
7 Dixona
Dixona
July 5, 1973
(#73001832)
Northwest of Dixon Springs on State Route 25
36°21′44″N 86°03′34″W / 36.362222°N 86.059444°W / 36.362222; -86.059444 (Dixona)
Dixon Springs Originally a log structure; wings and decks have been added over the years
8 Fite-Williams-Ligon House
Fite-Williams-Ligon House
July 17, 2003
(#03000663)
212 Fite Ave., W.
36°15′15″N 85°57′13″W / 36.254167°N 85.953611°W / 36.254167; -85.953611 (Fite-Williams-Ligon House)
Carthage
9 Fortified Town at the Mouth of Dixon Creek-Beasley Mounds
July 16, 2010
(#10000465)
Triangle at the point of the confluence of Dixon Creek and the Cumberland River
36°20′33″N 86°04′37″W / 36.3425°N 86.0769°W / 36.3425; -86.0769 (Fortified Town at the Mouth of Dixon Creek-Beasley Mounds)
Dixon Springs Mississippian Cultural Resources of the Central Basin (AD 900–1450) MPS
10 Cordell Hull Bridge
Cordell Hull Bridge
November 20, 2009
(#09000951)
Cordell Hull Bridge St. over the Cumberland River
36°14′55″N 85°57′17″W / 36.248519°N 85.954753°W / 36.248519; -85.954753 (Cordell Hull Bridge)
Carthage Parker Truss bridge built in 1936
11 Moss Mounds
June 5, 2015
(#15000332)
Address Restricted
Elmwood vicinity
12 Rome Ferry
Rome Ferry
December 24, 1986
(#86003477)
U.S. Route 70 at the Cumberland River
36°15′50″N 86°04′15″W / 36.263889°N 86.070833°W / 36.263889; -86.070833 (Rome Ferry)
Rome The ruins of an early twentieth-century ferry tug
13 Smith County Courthouse
Smith County Courthouse
April 17, 1979
(#79002483)
Court Sq.
36°15′06″N 85°57′09″W / 36.251630°N 85.952401°W / 36.251630; -85.952401 (Smith County Courthouse)
Carthage
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