King Ironworks Cabin
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Manville Possum
N 36° 32.007 W 082° 19.573
17S E 381278 N 4043936
Quick Description: This 1790 log cabin was the office of the James King Ironworks, which was located from the junction of Beaver and Steele Creeks near Bristol, TN.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 1/2/2015 9:58:18 PM
Waymark Code: WMN673
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
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Long Description:
The marker reads:

This 1790 log cabin was the office of the James King Ironworks, which was located at the junction of Beaver and Steele Creeks near Bristol, TN. When the city announced plans to construct its waste-water treatment plant on the site in 1950, the little cabin appeared doomed Virginia Caldwell had it moved here to save it.
It now houses Mrs. Caldwell's collection of 19th century spinning and weaving equipment.
Original Location: N 36° 33.602 W 082° 13.368

How it was moved: Disassembled

Type of move: City to City

Building Status: Public

Related Website: [Web Link]

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