Legacy of Condy Harmon Historical

Legacy of Condy Harmon Historical (HM1XMK)

Location: Briceville, TN 37710 Anderson County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 10.7', W 84° 11.067'

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Powell Harmon wrote a farewell letter before suffocating in the Fraterville Mine in 1902 that said, "My boys, never work in the coal mines.: His eldest son, Briceville student Condy Harmon, knew that honoring such a request would subject his family to hardship.

Family came first, so Condy quit school to mine coal and support his mother, brothers, and sisters. he never married, and died at age 24 in the 1911 Cross Mountain Mine explosion. To this day, Harmon descendants, as well as Briceville students, honor his sacrifice by graduating from high school and college. What a fitting tribute that is to a Briceville student from long ago.
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Placed ByCoal Creek Watershed Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 at 5:03pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 753217 N 4007402
Decimal Degrees36.17833333, -84.18445000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 10.7', W 84° 11.067'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 10' 42" N, 84° 11' 4.02" W
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Area Code(s)865, 423
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 121 Slatestone Rd, Briceville TN 37710, US
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