Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Swain County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected by National Park Service.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 35° 30.762′ N, 83° 18.304′ W. Marker is in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina, in Swain County. Marker is on Route 441, half a mile north of Blue Ridge Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cherokee NC 28719, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Meathouse (a few steps from this marker); Springhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Mountain Farm Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Corn Cribs (within shouting distance of this marker); Sorghum Mill and Furnace Broomcorn (about 300 feet away); Blacksmith Shop (about 300 feet away); Sorghum Cane (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
More about this marker. This Marker is on the Mountain Farm museum
Regarding Apple House. Photo
This apple house was originally in Little Cattaloochee, North Carolina.The farm produced apples for commercial use-hence this structure's large size. It was built into a hillside, which put the upper door on the back at ground level.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 18, 2022. It was originally submitted on October 20, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,067 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 20, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. 2, 3. submitted on August 29, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 4. submitted on January 17, 2022, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 5, 6. submitted on October 20, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.