Historic Markers Across Tennessee

McBee's Ferry

Marker ID: THC 1E 36
Location: on Tennessee Route 11E, Strawberry Plains, TN
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 36° 3.702    W 083° 41.037
  36.0617    -83.68395
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


McBee's Ferry

1/2 mile NW, near the present railway bridge, this ferry was established by William McBee in the last decade of the 18th century. Many early travelers have, in their diaries, mentioned using it.

Tennessee Historical Commission