Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Militia Springs



Marker ID: THC 1F 17
Location: U.S. 411, Monroe-Loudon County line, Greenback, TN
County: Loudon
Coordinates: N 35° 37.08    W 084° 11.742
  35.618    -84.1957
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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Militia Springs


300 yards southeast was this muster-ground for militia in the 1790's. It was selected as a "call" on the Indian boundary at the Treaty of Tellico in 1798; it later became a turning point on the Monroe-Loudon County boundary and was at one time a post office.

Tennessee Historical Commission.