Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Red Boiling Springs

Marker ID: THC 3B 34
Location: TN 52, Macon County, at TN 56
County: Macon
Waymark: None


In the early 1900s this town was a flourishing resort because of the many types of mineral water found here. This popular retreat attracted city dwellers and rural families from this region who were accommodated by the many hotels. The town was heavily damaged by floods in June, 1969.