DeadMalls.com

Home | Dead Mall Stories | Site Updates | Dictionary | Informative Links | Developers | Merchandise | About & Contact Info | Press



DEADMALLS.COM PRESENTS
               FORT HENRY MALL (KINGSPORT TOWN CENTER): KINGSPORT, TN

Daniel Darnell's Commentary

Posted September 12, 2010 (user submitted)

I'd like to request that the Fort Henry Mall (now called Kingsport Town Center) located in Kingsport, TN be added to the dead malls website. This was once quite an impressive mall built originally in the 70's and has went through several remodels. However over the past few years or so the mall has really become run down. The mall was sold to somebody else and promised to be remodeled which has never happened. Instead of a supposed big change stores have been shutting down left and right and foot traffic has dwindled.

RadioShack just recently closed and moved to another location. Chick-Fil-A just shut down in December and now it has been announced that WaldenBooks is shutting down as well. Also rumored to be leaving soon is Kirklands. Anymore when you enter this mall many of the stores just look so run down, the mall is darkly lit, and honestly the carpet is dirty and has an odor to it. Most of the time this mall is dead too, many people shopping at the other two large outdoor shopping malls nearby instead. This mall may not be quite dead yet but it's definitely on life support!

Links

http://www.timesnews.net/article.php?id=9002596 - Article about the mall from 2007

User comments (new!!)

(Please be respectful of other users, thanks! For a permanent essay post, please use this link.)


















Click here for books from Amazon about Retail and Malls!

Have information on this mall's history, current conditions, future plans, personal memories, corrections or general comments?

Please let us know using the contact form!

Thank you to all those who have contributed to DeadMalls.com!

Deadmalls.com makes no guarantee of the completeness or accuracy of any information provided herein. You, the reader, assume the risk of verifying any materials used or relied on. Deadmalls.com is not liable for and does not necessarily endorse viewpoints expressed by the authors of content presented. Information is presented as a historical account and may not reflect present-day status. All submissions become property of DeadMalls.com and are posted at will. By using DeadMalls.com in any manner you understand and agree with these policies.

<--- Back to dead mall stories
<--- Back to main page
Google
Deadmalls Search

Home | Dead Mall Stories | Site Updates | Dictionary | Informative Links | Developers | Merchandise | About & Contact Info | Press


©2000-2017 DeadMalls.com unless otherwise noted, All Rights Reserved.