Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Coble Pottery

Marker ID: THC 3D 31
Location: TN 50, Hickman County, near Beaverdam Creek
County: Hickman
Waymark: None


Five miles south, on Sulphur Creek, Adam Coble, a pioneer, established a pottery in 1823. It operated successfully until 1861, when the War Between the States forced its closing.