Near Akeman Crossroad in Rhea County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
length 2960 feet, height 112 feet
Erected by Tennessee Valley Authority.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 35° 37.243′ N, 84° 47.117′ W. Marker is near Akeman Crossroad, Tennessee, in Rhea County. Marker can be reached from Watts Bar Highway (Tennessee Route 68) 0.8 miles east of Watts Bar Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spring City TN 37381, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Watts Bar Turbine (within shouting distance of this marker); The Rhea County Spartans (approx. 6.6 miles away); Meigs County War Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away); Wheeler's Crossing (approx. 7.3 miles away); Washington Ferry (approx. 7.8 miles away); a different marker also named Washington Ferry (approx. 8.2 miles away); Grandview Normal Institute (approx. 9 miles away); David Campbell Memorial (approx. 9 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2021, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 31, 2021, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 6. submitted on February 1, 2021, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.