Historic Markers Across Alabama



Cane Creek Furnace



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: U.S. Hwy 78 east of Eastaboga, AL
County: Calhoun
Coordinates:   
Style: Free Standing **
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Erected 1840, 8 mi. north. Second producer of pig iron built in Alabama. Iron made here was shipped to Mobile for Mexican War ordnance; later to Selma and Rome for Confederate Arsenals. 1864 Furnaces destroyed by Federal Cavalry raiders under General Rousseau.



Notes:

Reported minning in 2016



End of Cane Creek Furnace