Celebrating the First 200 YearsShelbyville was established in 1810 on 100 acres of land donated by Clement Cannon (1783-1860), local manufacturer and veteran of the War of 1812. The city was named in honor of General Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), statesman and noted Revolutionary War hero who led colonial forces to victory at King's Mountain. The town was formally chartered on October 7, 1819.
|Placed By||Bedford County Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 6:03pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 548868 N 3926807|
|Decimal Degrees||35.48360000, -86.46128333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 29.016', W 86° 27.677'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 29' 0.96" N, 86° 27' 40.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||931, 615|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near TN-130, Shelbyville TN 37160, US|
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