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Near Centerville in Hickman County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Coble Pottery

 
 
Coble Pottery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 19, 2020
1. Coble Pottery Marker
Inscription.  Five miles south, on Sulphur Creek, Adam Coble, a pioneer, established a pottery in 1823 It operated successfully until 1861, when the War between the States forced its closing.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3D 31.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 35° 47.084′ N, 87° 37.583′ W. Marker is near Centerville, Tennessee, in Hickman County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 438 and Sulphur Creek Road, on the right when traveling east on State Highway 438. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Centerville TN 37033, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lee & Gould Furnace (approx. 7.6 miles away); Hickman County Courthouse (approx. 9 miles away); Hickman County Veterans Memorial (approx. 9 miles away); First County Seat (approx. 9.3 miles away); Edwin Hickman (approx. 9˝ miles away); The Nunnelly Family Memorial Garden
Coble Pottery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 19, 2020
2. Coble Pottery Marker
(approx. 9.6 miles away); Grace Baxter Thompson (approx. 9.6 miles away); Beth Slater Whitson (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centerville.
 
Also see . . .  Coble Pottery. More background on Coble and his pottery operation. (Submitted on September 20, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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