Gripped in the War's Iron FistThroughout the Civil War, both sides depended on the iron industry for vitally important munitions. The Tellico Iron and Manufacturing Company, then located one mile east, caught the attention first of the Confederate army and eventually of Union Gen. William T. Sherman himself.
|Series||This marker is part of the Tennessee: Tennessee Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Tennessee Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 7:41pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 745553 N 3917072|
|Decimal Degrees||35.36678333, -84.29726667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 22.007', W 84° 17.836'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 22' 0.42" N, 84° 17' 50.16" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 229 Cherohala Skyway, Tellico Plains TN 37385, US|
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