Historic Markers Across Alabama

Cane Creek Furnace

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


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.


Reported minning in 2016

End of Cane Creek Furnace