Bledsoe’s Fort Historical Park

Address: Hwy 25 Castalian Springs, TN
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Take the self-guided walking trail around this 80-acre park and experience the history of one of Middle TennesseeÂ’s first white settlements. YouÂ’ll see the restored 1790 cabin of Nathaniel Parker; a 1790s Irishstyle stone cottage; BledsoeÂ’s Lick, a prehistoric natural spring; the archaeological outline of BledsoeÂ’s Fort, ca. 1780; the Isaac Bledsoe family cemetery and more. ItÂ’s a great place to get a first-hand understanding of the areaÂ’s longhunter heritage.

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