Near Model in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Great Western Furnace
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3C31.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Appalachian Iron Furnaces, and the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 38.438′ N, 87° 58.538′ W. Marker is near Model, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on The Trace (Tennessee Route 49) 0.1 miles south of Crockett Branch Rd, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bumpus Mills TN 37028, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Advance on Fort Donelson (approx. 9.2 miles away); Site of Fort Henry (approx. 9˝ miles away); Fort Henry (approx. 9.7 miles away); Golden Pond (approx. 10.4 miles away in Kentucky); St. Joseph's Parish Civil War Sniper (approx. 11 miles away in Kentucky); Gerard Furnace (approx. 11.3 miles away in Kentucky); Fort Heiman (approx. 11.3 miles away in Kentucky). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Model.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2011, by Currey Russell of Indian Mound, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 796 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 13, 2011, by Currey Russell of Indian Mound, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.