Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Militia Springs

Marker ID: THC 1F 17
Location: U.S. 411, Monroe-Loudon County line
County: Monroe
Waymark: None


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.