Walland (Images of America) by Missy Tipton Green, Paulette Ledbetter
English | October 23rd, 2017 | ASIN: B0767NGSZT, ISBN: 1540226700, 1467126896 | 53 Pages | EPUB | 29.25 MB
Approximately 10 miles long, Walland, Tennessee, is situated along the Chilhowee Ridge where the Little River naturally divides the mountain. Early on, both Baptist and Methodist churches were established, and the area's Baptist church was the first permanent Baptist church in Blount County. Amerine Forge, operated by George Amerine, was the largest ironworks in Blount County from 1845 to 1860. In 1901, Schlosser Leather Company opened a tannery, making it the largest industry in the county.