Shoot the Gap: Cove Target for South During Civil War
July 20, 2023
Experts say the formation of Morrisons Cove was determined by the Ice Age giving our homeland its canoe-shaped basin formed by three mountains.
These mountains give Cove residents a sense of security that tornadoes likely will not sweep through as lunch time approaches and nights dozing in the bathtub are not common.
But our mountains — Dunings to the west, Lock to the north and Tussey Mountain forming the eastern border — have small, seemingly insignificant weaknesses.
The gaps, as these areas have become know, were discovered by the first of the pioneers into what is now Blair and...