Address: Eagleville, TN
View on map

This town was named Manchester at its founding in 1832, but was renamed to avoid confusion when the post office was established; another Manchester exists just 50 miles away. Local legend has it that an unusually large eagle was killed in the hills behind the village during this time, inspiring its new name in 1836. In the early 1900s, the town flourished economically and included a college, seven grocery stores and many other businesses.

view the e-guide and learn more

Tennessee Vacation eGuide
The 2016 eGuide gives you instant access to Tennessee’s irresistible attractions and destinations. Peruse venues online, then put in your order to get a free guide delivered to your doorstep.

View on map

City: Eagleville, TN
Subregion: West Tennessee

Discover Tennessee Trails & Byways
Three statewide and 16 regional trails run through your favorite Tennessee destinations. The best part is you can decide when and where you want to travel. Discover more »

The Jack Trail
Saddle up and hit the Jack Trail, where you’ll explore history, music, horses and distilleries, with plenty of stops for barbecue and country cooking. Learn about this trail »