Reconstructed Powder Magazine

Reconstructed Powder Magazine (HMPLY)

Location: Dover, TN 37058 Stewart County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 29.691', W 87° 51.373'

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The original magazine was a one room, double-wall building constructed of logs. It was made bombproof by a thick earth covering. The inner space was about 11 feet square. It held 1000 rounds for the guns of the Lower River Battery. An earthen-wall passageway, called a covered way, connected the door of the magazine with the gun emplacements and permitted the safe transfer of ammunition to the guns.
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HM NumberHMPLY
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 6:07am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 423315 N 4039177
Decimal Degrees36.49485000, -87.85621667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 29.691', W 87° 51.373'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 29' 41.46" N, 87° 51' 22.38" W
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Area Code(s)931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1596 Lock D Loop, Dover TN 37058, US
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