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Old Salem in Franklin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Falls Mill

 
 
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By Tom Gillard, January 3, 2010
1. Falls Mill Marker
Inscription. 1.2 miles north. In 1810, this was a leading cotton-producing region. The brick building, built around 1825, housed a thread mill, which utilized the water power of Bean's Creek. It operated sporadically until about 1890. (Marker Number 2E 33.)
 
Location. 35° 5.063′ N, 86° 15.04′ W. Marker is in Old Salem, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Route 64 and Old Salem Lexie Rd, on the right when traveling west on Route 64. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belvidere TN 37306, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jesse Bean (here, next to this marker); Polly Finlay Crockett (approx. 1.6 miles away); "Kentuck" (approx. 2 miles away); John Ruch (approx. 3.6 miles away); Lincoln County / Franklin County (approx. 4 miles away); First United Church, U.C.C (approx. 4.7 miles away); Captain Samuel Handly (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Blind Knight (approx. 10 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Falls Mill. (Submitted on January 3, 2010, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Falls Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, January 3, 2010
2. Falls Mill Marker
Falls Mill image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, May 24, 2003
3. Falls Mill
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2010, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 843 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 3, 2010, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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