Historic Markers Across Alabama

Tannehill Furnace And Foundry - (1829-1865)

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Location: on Bucksville Road (Alabama Route 216) east of Interstate 59/20, McCalla, Alabama
County: Tuscaloosa
Coordinates: N 33° 16.736    W 087° 5.602
  33.27893333    -87.09336666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


2 ½ miles East - the beginning of Steel Industry in this area. Iron Ore, reduced by charcoal, hauled by oxcart, was made into plows, pots, cannon and munitions.

State Park- Camping, Nature Trails, Swimming and Fishing Early American Restorations.

Erected 1972 by Alabama, Society, United States Daughters of American Colonists.

End of Tannehill Furnace And Foundry - (1829-1865)