Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Evins' Old Mill



Marker ID: THC 2D 16
Location: U.S. 70, DeKalb County, 1 mile east of Smithville , TN
County: DeKalb
Coordinates: N 35° 57.448    W 085° 47.249
  35.95746666    -85.78748333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

/2 mi. south on Fall Creek stood a watermill built in 1837 by Daniel Smith, an early Tennessee pioneer. The original mill was destroyed by flood in 1905, and a new one 1000 ft. distant was built by J.E. Evins near Carmack Falls, where the river drops more