Caleb Crosby Threshing Barn

Caleb Crosby
Threshing Barn

The Caleb Crosby Threshing Barn located at Rice Grist Mill offers insight into the Appalachian way of life in Tennessee.

Caleb Crosby Threshing Barn

Norris, TN - The Caleb Crobsy Threshing Barn located inside Norris Dam State Park, offers insight into the Appalachian way of life in Tennessee. The barn was originally built on the Holston River in the 1830's and relocated to its' present site today off Clear Creek Road in 1978.

The threshing barn is free to the public and displays a handful of collections that include old farm tools, fanning mill grain cleaner, plows and a horse drawn wagon located outside. The barn has two levels and is in great condition. In walking distance are the 18th Century Rice Grist Mill and Lenoir Museum. Great place to spend a couple of hours with the family. Bring lunch for a picnic. Short hiking trails are also available.

Caleb Crosby Threshing Barn
Cost: Admission is Free
Location: Clear Creek Road Norris, TN
Hours: Wed - Sun, 9am - 5pm
Directions: Take I-75 exit 122, Hwy 61, Hwy 441, then 2 miles before you get to Norris Dam State Park

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Caleb Crosby Threshing Barn


Stream to Barn

Grain Cleaner

Cast Iron Pots & Pans

Farming tools

Locks and glass jars