Davies Manor Plantation

The mission of the Davies Manor Association, Inc. is to preserve and enhance Davies Manor Plantation as a portrayal of early Shelby County farm life for the education and enjoyment of visitors.

This historic property, located in Bartlett, includes the oldest log home in Shelby County open to the public, thirty-two acres of plantation land, and numerous outbuildings. These outbuildings range from a tenant cabin to a commissary to a gristmill to an outhouse. Additionally, the property contains several gardens, including a kitchen garden and a medicinal herb garden. In the future, visitors will also be able to enjoy an arboretum and nature trails. Our current interpretive program primarily consists of docent-led tours of the log home and a self-guided walking tour of the grounds and outbuildings.

 

Staff

Nancy McDonough – Executive Director

Randall Langston – Plantation Manager

Cyndy Osborne – Administrative Assistant

Jestein Gibson – Museum Assistant

 

2013-2014 Board of Directors

Jimmy Ogle – President

Paul Houghland – Vice-President

Nick Gotten – Secretary

Ed Williams – Treasurer

Henry Boyd – Past President

Betty Chinery – D.A.R. Representative

Bill Butner

Jack Coleman

Alan Doyle

Bob Hathaway

Judy Mills

Stanton Thomas

John Charles Wilson

Contact Info

phone: (901) 386-0715
fax: (901) 388-4677
e-mail: daviesmanorassoc@bellsouth.net
mail:
3570 Davieshire Drive
Bartlett, TN 38133
or
P.O. Box 56
Brunswick, TN 38014

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