Spring Hill in Maury County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The Town of Spring Hill, Tennessee
Intersection of Main Street and Depot Street
c. late 1800s
In 1935 the Tennessee Children's Home opened in Spring Hill. In 1938 a disastrous fire destroyed the entire business district on the eastern side of town, and another conflagration in 1940 damaged much of the western business district. A tornado in January 1963 also devastated the community. The town's population had remained steady at approximately
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1963.
Location. 35° 45.06′ N, 86° 55.832′ W. Marker is in Spring Hill, Tennessee, in Maury County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 31) and Depot Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5317 Main Street, Spring Hill TN 37174, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spring Hill, Tennessee ~ November 29, 1864 (here, next to this marker); Ewell Farm (a few steps from this marker); Ritter-Morton Cottage (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grace Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); Spring Hill Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Martin Cheairs Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Banks Caperton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nashville and Decatur Railroad (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spring Hill.
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