Nashville Pikes (Volume Four) Book

By Ridley Wills II

Nashville Pikes (Volume Four): 150 Years Along Charlotte, Clifton, and Hydes Ferry Pikes

Discover local history through this fourth installment of the Nashville Pikes book series, written by Ridley Wills II, telling the vibrant stories of the sites and people connected to the city’s historic turnpike system. This volume follows the Cumberland River through West Nashville, affording a deeper look into the area's early commerce and industry, profiling 93 historic locations along Charlotte, Clifton, and Hydes Ferry Pikes, including businesses, churches, Civil War sites, communities, hospitals, libraries, manufacturing companies, parks, roads, schools, stations, tollgates, an archaeological site, an art gallery, a bridge, a ferry, an orphanage, a prison, a racetrack, a theatre, as well as 33 homes.

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Hardcover, 296 pages

ISBN: 9780692930076

Dimensions: 9.25"h x 6.5"w x 1"d


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