Nickajack Cave

Nickajack Cave (HM16I0)

Location: Jasper, TN 37347 Marion County
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N 35° 1.441', W 85° 33.512'

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5? miles southeast was the town of Nickajack or Anikusatiyi, destroyed by Ore's force, Sept. 14, 1794. The town occupied a space between the river and the cave in which was a storehouse for plunder. It was also used by the Confederacy during the War Between the States as a source of saltpeter.
HM NumberHM16I0
Marker Number2B 7
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 11:47am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 631502 N 3876655
Decimal Degrees35.02401667, -85.55853333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 1.441', W 85° 33.512'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 1' 26.46" N, 85° 33' 30.72" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 122-156 Unnamed Road, Jasper TN 37347, US
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