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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Stewart County, Tennessee.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Stewart County, Tennessee, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map.

There are 15 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county. Ten of these are the ruins of iron furnaces. In the 19th century, Stewart County was a major center for iron mining and production. Production of iron in the county began some time shortly before 1828 and continued until 1927, when the last blast furnace shut down. All of the county's iron furnaces were "stone stack" cold-blast furnaces that used charcoal obtained from burning timber from local forests.


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This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Bear Spring Furnace (40SW207)
Bear Spring Furnace (40SW207)
April 9, 1988
(#88000259)
Address Restricted
Dover
2 Bellwood Furnace (40SW210)
April 21, 1988
(#88000382)
Address Restricted
Bumpus Mills
3 Brunsoni Furnace (40SW219)
April 11, 1988
(#88000255)
Address Restricted
Cumberland City
4 Clark Furnace (40SW212)
Clark Furnace (40SW212)
April 11, 1988
(#88000249)
Address Restricted
Standing Rock
5 Cross Creek Furnace (40SW217)
April 11, 1988
(#88000256)
Address Restricted
Indian Mound
6 Dover Flint Quarries
May 7, 1973
(#73001833)
Address Restricted
Dover
7 Eclipse Furnace (40SW213)
Eclipse Furnace (40SW213)
April 11, 1988
(#88000260)
Address Restricted
McKinnon
8 Fort Donelson National Battlefield
Fort Donelson National Battlefield
October 15, 1966
(#66000076)
1 mile west of Dover on U.S. Route 79
36°29′14″N 87°51′07″W / 36.487222°N 87.851944°W / 36.487222; -87.851944 (Fort Donelson National Battlefield)
Dover
9 Fort Henry Site
October 10, 1975
(#75001789)
Northwest of Dover off U.S. Route 79 on Fort Henry Rd.
36°30′20″N 88°01′45″W / 36.505556°N 88.029167°W / 36.505556; -88.029167 (Fort Henry Site)
Dover
10 Great Western Furnace
Great Western Furnace
October 6, 1975
(#75001790)
Northwest of Dover on State Route 49
36°38′24″N 87°58′32″W / 36.64°N 87.975556°W / 36.64; -87.975556 (Great Western Furnace)
Dover
11 Henry Hollister House
April 9, 1988
(#88000262)
Chapel Ridge Rd.
36°22′56″N 87°40′28″W / 36.382222°N 87.674444°W / 36.382222; -87.674444 (Henry Hollister House)
Cumberland City
12 LaGrange Furnace (40SW214)
LaGrange Furnace (40SW214)
April 21, 1988
(#88000383)
Address Restricted
McKinnon
13 Rough and Ready Furnace (40SW215)
April 9, 1988
(#88000251)
Address Restricted
Cumberland City
14 Saline Furnace (40SW218)
April 9, 1988
(#88000258)
Address Restricted
Bumpus Mills
15 Samuel Stacker House
April 11, 1988
(#88000257)
Long Branch Rd.
36°27′39″N 87°47′42″W / 36.460833°N 87.795°W / 36.460833; -87.795 (Samuel Stacker House)
Dover
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