Marathon Motor Works

Also known as: Marathon Village, Nashville Cotton Mills, Phoenix Cotton Mills, Antique Archaeology
1200--1310 and 1305 Clinton St., Nashville, Tennessee

Automobile manufacturing facility until 1914, now a popular retail facility


Overview Looking Northwest

Photo taken by J.R. Manning May 2017


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 4, 1996
Reference number
Area of significance
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Historic functions
Manufacturing facility; Warehouse
Current functions
Business; Professional
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924
Significant years
1881; 1914
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • September 17, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • November 11, 2018: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • November 11, 2018: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated status and added photos