Places in Washington County
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New Salem Baptist Church
Fairview United Methodist Church and Cemetery, near Jonesborough
Fall Branch Baptist Church (congregation moved to a new building)
Hales Chapel Church and Cemetery, Gray
Farmland in the Washington College area of the county
Douglas Shed School, near Gray was in operation by the mid 1870’s. It was later known as Evening Star School and was closed in 1932. (building no longer on the site)
Fall Branch Elementary School
Kincheloe Mill, Harmony Community
Pleasant Valley Church of the Brethren
Douglas Shed Church, near Gray
Doors on an old store in Fall Branch.
Jackson School off A. A. Deakins Road, near Bethany Church, Gray. The school was closed in 1933 due to declining enrollment.
Knob Creek Church of the Brethren
Harmony School was built in 1939 and had only four rooms.
Harmony Grocery was built in 1909 by J. H. Cox and Monroe Fulkerson for 50 cents a day wages.
The Johnson Lodge, No. 274, F. & A.M. was organized in 1858. This building was completed in 1869 and the Lodge is still active.
Glendale School, near Limestone
The Byrd Brown House is located in the Lamar community. The home was built in 1839. Byrd Brown was the grandson of Jacob Brown, Sr., one of the earliest settlers on the Nolichucky River.
The Girls Dormitory at Washington College Academy was built in 1842, remodeled in 1962 and is now known as Harris Hall.
Fall Branch Falls–property owners no longer allow access to the seventy-five feet waterfall. The Morgan family had a mill at the top of the falls.
Washington County Poor Farm Building (no longer in use)
Fall Branch United Methodist Church
Buffalo Ridge Church, built in 1778 was the first Baptist Church in Tennessee and stood on this site. The first pastor was Tidence Lane who organized the church.
St. John Milling Company, Watauga Road.
Gillespie Stone House, Limestone
Edward West house, located near the Nolichucky River.
The “Boone Tree” said to have been carved by Daniel Boone during one of his treks through our area.
Dungan house, near the St. John Milling Company
Nolichucky River, photo taken from the Jackson Bridge.
Mitchell Springs School in the Harmony Community was in operation from 1894 – 1939.
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