1794-1807The Tellico Blockhouse was a United States fortification constructed in 1794 and in use through 1807. Primarily, The Tellico Blockhouse served as a check against white settlement deeper into Cherokee lands. It also served as home to the Tellico Factory, a trading post and diplomatic station for interactions between the Cherokee and Federal Government.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 753081 N 3943266|
|Decimal Degrees||35.60080000, -84.20633333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 36.048', W 84° 12.38'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 36' 2.8800000000001" N, 84° 12' 22.8" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 149 Blockhouse Rd, Vonore TN 37885, US|
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