Posted By:Cleo
Subject:Spencer's Spring, near Mt. Pleasant
Post Date:December 06, 2010 at 16:39:25
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Forum:Maury County, TN Genealogy Forum
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Anybody know where this was, and what's there today?
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By virtue of a land warrant from John Armstrongs office of the State of N. Carolina No. 706 & dated the 10th day of July 1784......I have surveyed for David Craig three thousand two hundred acres of land on both sides of Bigtombigby Creek including a remarkable spring known by the name of Spencer's Spring.

Beginning at a stake in Moss Smith's field about one mile south east of said spring and
Running North nine hundred & seventy two poles to a mulberry sugartree ash & Elm
thence west crossing said Creek at the distance of three hundred & thirty two poles
the same course in all five hundred & twenty six & three fourths poles to a spanish oak & ash marked thus, H W & W C.......
thence south to a point due west of the Beginning......
Robert Love D.S.
Thomas Love Surveyor of Western Land

Chain Bearers: Johnston Craig & Richard Stockhard