Fort Loudon

Fort Loudon (HM1FDP)

Location: Vonore, TN 37885 Monroe County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 35.184', W 84° 13.386'

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One mile east is a replica of this fort, built 1756-57 by South Carolina provincial troops to check the French and strengthen the English influence in the Mississippi Valley. It was besieged by the Cherokee and surrendered August 7, 1760.
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HM NumberHM1FDP
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Marker Number1F 5
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commision.
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 5:41am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 751607 N 3941625
Decimal Degrees35.58640000, -84.22310000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 35.184', W 84° 13.386'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 35' 11.04" N, 84° 13' 23.16" W
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Area Code(s)423
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 441-499 TN-360, Vonore TN 37885, US
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