Brown's Ferry

Brown's Ferry (HM2EM)

Location: Chattanooga, TN 37419 Hamilton County
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N 35° 1.231', W 85° 21.95'

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About 3.3 miles north, near the route of the Great War and Trading Path, John Brown, a Cherokee half-breed, established a ferry and tavern in 1800. It was much used by drovers going to and from markets. Legends say that some were robbed and murdered here.
HM NumberHM2EM
Marker Number2A 14
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 5:12pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 649090 N 3876538
Decimal Degrees35.02051667, -85.36583333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 1.231', W 85° 21.95'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 1' 13.86" N, 85° 21' 57.00" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-118 Browns Ferry Rd, Chattanooga TN 37419, US
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