Tennessee State Route 14

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State Route 14 primary marker State Route 14 secondary marker

State Route 14
Route information
Maintained by TDOT
Length: 55.37 mi (89.11 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 61 at the Mississippi State Line in Memphis
 

I-55 in Memphis
US 61 / US 64 / US 70 / US 79 (E.H. Crump Blvd.) in Memphis
I-40 in Memphis
US 51 (Thomas Street) in Memphis
I-40 / I-240 in Memphis
I-40 / I-240 in Memphis

I-269 (Future) / SR 385 (Barret Pkwy.) near Millington
North end: SR 54 near Covington
Location
Counties: Shelby, Tipton
Highway system
  • Tennessee State Routes
SR 13 SR 15

State Route 14 (abbreviated SR-14) is a south–north route from the Mississippi border in Memphis, Tennessee to intersect with State Route 54 in Tipton County.

Route description[edit]

State Route 14 begins concurrent to U.S. Route 61 at the Mississippi border. U.S. Route 61 and State Route 14 travel northward into Memphis. After passing Interstate 55 Exit 7, State Route 14 intersects E.H. Crump Boulevard, at which point U.S. Route 61 heads westward to cross the Mississippi River. Up until this point, SR 14 is unsigned. State Route 14 continues north along Second and Third Streets. After passing under Interstate 40 Exit 1A, the route goes eastward along A.W. Willis Avenue, turns north onto Danny Thomas Blvd, and turns east onto Jackson Avenue. On Jackson Avenue, State Route 14 passes through north Memphis, intersecting Interstate 40 / Interstate 240 twice. The route heads north at that point as the Austin Peay Highway, passing through the neighborhood of Raleigh. Outside of Memphis, SR 14 is a two-lane highway with a 55 MPH speed limit. It has an interchange with State Route 385, the future Interstate 269, north of the Loosahatchie River. State Route 14 continues northeast, enters Tipton County, and ends at State Route 54 in the tiny community of Cotton Lake, just before State Route 54 crosses the Hatchie River.[1] Work is currently being done to convert the Tipton County portion from two lanes to a four-lane divided highway. Long term plans include expanding the Shelby County portion to at least four lanes as well.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Shelby Memphis US 61 south Southern terminus of TN 14 at the Mississippi state line; southern end of US 61 concurrency
SR 175 east Western terminus of TN 175
I-55
US 61 north / US 64 west / US 70 west / US 79 south
SR 1
Northern end of US 61 concurrency; southern end of US 64/US 70/US 79 concurrency
US 64 east / US 70 east / US 79 north / SR 3 south Northern end of US 64/US 70
I-40
SR 3 north Northern end of TN 3 concurrency
US 51 south / SR 1 Southern end of US 51 concurrency
US 51 north Northern end of US 51 concurrency
I-40
I-40
SR 15 east Western terminus of TN 15
SR 204
  SR 385
  SR 205
Tipton   SR 384 north Southern terminus of TN 384
  SR 59
  SR 179
  SR 54 Northern terminus of TN 14
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLorme. Tennessee Atlas & Gazetteer (Map) (2004 ed.).