For a map directing you to Russell County click here.
Area: 496 square miles
Formed in 1786 from Washington, and named for General William Russell, pioneer and Revolutionary soldier. Clinch
River runs through the county.
Frances Dickenson Scott Johnson, X-3, Rte. 80 and Rte. 619, 3.8 miles e. of Rte. 19/460
Old Russell County Courthouse, X-4, Rte. 19, .5 mile e. of Rte. 17/82 in Lebanon
Early Settlers in Russell County, X-5, Rte. 71, at Grassy Creek Church
Russell Courthouse, X-6, Rte. 19, at Lebanon
Russell's Fort, X-7, Rte. 615, at Castlewood
Glade Hollow Fort, X-8, Rte. 71, 1 mile e. of Lebanon
Elk Garden Fort, X-9, Rte. 19, 8 miles e. of Lebanon
Smith's Fort, X-17, Rte. 19, 17.5 miles e. of Lebanon
Moore's Fort, X-18, Alt. Rte. 58, e. entrance of St. Paul
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