Historic Markers Across Tennessee



James Worley



Marker ID: THC 3E 15
Location: Dickson County, Old Furnace Road
County: Dickson
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

On this site, in 1844, Montgomery Bell named his last furnace for his faithful slave, James Worley. He aided Bell in selecting ore banks and water powers, as well as in all hi& iron operations. As Bell's agent, he carried i.ronware to Cincinnati and New