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Sycamore, Tennessee
(Claiborne County)

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The location of Sycamore

Welcome to Sycamore ...

So far, we have found very little information about Sycamore. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Sycamore to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Sycamore, please Contact Us.

Sycamore would have been located within present day Claiborne County.

The location of Sycamore has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Sycamore is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Sycamore was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Sycamore still existed, it would have been in the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Sycamore ...

While we believe that this Sycamore is located in Claiborne County, we know of another 3 Tennessee communities named Sycamore. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cheatham, Putnam and Williamson County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 42 communities that are also named Sycamore - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas (2), California (2), Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio (4), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas (3), Utah, Virginia and West Virginia (3).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sycamore.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sycamore. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sycamore. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sycamore.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sycamore:

Communities near Sycamore ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Morristown   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Sycamore

Located in Hamblen County

Dyers Ferry   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Sycamore

Located in Grainger County

Middlesboro   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sycamore

Located in Bell County (KY)

Jefferson City   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Sycamore

Located in Jefferson County

Oakland   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Sycamore

Located in Grainger County

Harrogate   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sycamore

Bean Station   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Sycamore

Located in Grainger County

Beans   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sycamore

Located in Grainger County

Bright   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sycamore

Located in Hamblen County

New Tazewell   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sycamore

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Sycamore.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Sycamore, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sycamore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sycamore) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sycamore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3887, Longitude: -83.5263     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sycamore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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