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Historical Markers in Linden, Tennessee

 
Clickable Map of Perry County, Tennessee and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Perry County, TN (8) Benton County, TN (21) Decatur County, TN (11) Hickman County, TN (18) Humphreys County, TN (43) Lewis County, TN (13) Wayne County, TN (25)  PerryCounty(8) Perry County (8)  BentonCounty(21) Benton County (21)  DecaturCounty(11) Decatur County (11)  HickmanCounty(18) Hickman County (18)  HumphreysCounty(43) Humphreys County (43)  LewisCounty(13) Lewis County (13)  WayneCounty(25) Wayne County (25)
Linden is the county seat for Perry County
Linden is in Perry County
      Perry County (8)  
ADJACENT TO PERRY COUNTY
      Benton County (21)  
      Decatur County (11)  
      Hickman County (18)  
      Humphreys County (43)  
      Lewis County (13)  
      Wayne County (25)  
 
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1Tennessee (Perry County), Linden — Cedar Grove Iron FurnaceShelled by Gunboats
Tennessee’s iron industry was strategically important to both North and South. Numerous furnaces supplied iron to foundries to manufacture munitions as well as armor for ironclad vessels. The fall of Forts Henry and Donelson in February 1862 opened . . . Map (db m74987) HM
2Tennessee (Perry County), Linden — Cedar Grove Iron Furnace
In 1832, Wallace Dixon built a single stack charcoal furnace constructed from native limestone with interior handmade fire brick. A second stack was added in 1833, which used the "hot blast" method for smelting the iron ore. William Bradley & . . . Map (db m182695) HM
3Tennessee (Perry County), Linden — 3E 3 — Cedar Grove Iron Works
Five miles southwest are ruins of the iron furnace built (1834) by Wallace Dixon on the Furnace Branch of Cedar Creek. It was rebuilt in 1846 and discontinued operation in 1862.Map (db m74988) HM
4Tennessee (Perry County), Linden — Hufstedler Grave House(Pinkney's Tomb)
Built about 1885 by Pinkney Hufstedler for burial of family members, this is one of the largest known grave houses in middle Tennessee. It is constructed of cut limestone, double thickness wall, with a frame structure on top of the wall. . . . Map (db m183288) HM
5Tennessee (Perry County), Linden — In MemoriamW. M. (Morg) Conder Memorial
In memory of W. M. (Morg) Conder whose effort and energy helped make this bridge free of toll to all who pass. W. M. (Morg) Conder was an energetic public spirited citizen of Linden, Tennessee, who served in the House of Representatives of . . . Map (db m63129)
6Tennessee (Perry County), Linden — Lewis County / Perry County
Lewis County Established 1843; named in honor of Meriwether Lewis Captain in the Army of the United States and one time secretary to President Jefferson. Later, co-commander of the Lewis & Clark Expedition to the Pacific Northwest. . . . Map (db m148455) HM
7Tennessee (Perry County), Linden — Razing the CourthousePhelp's Raid
To control shipping and military traffic along the Tennessee River, Union forces moved into this region in 1862. Naval gunboats sought to cut vital Confederate supply links to West Tennessee and the Deep South. Confederate cavalry detachments . . . Map (db m75003) HM
 
 
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Aug. 8, 2022