Whitwell in Marion County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Jimmy Wayne Memorial Fieldhouse
In memory of the 13 coal miners killed in a mining accident on December 8, 1981
Jimmy Wayne Rogers
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Industry & Commerce.
Location. 35° 10.757′ N, 85° 31.846′ W. Marker is in Whitwell, Tennessee, in Marion County. Marker can be reached from Tiger Trail 0.1 miles west of Tennessee Route 28, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Tiger Trail, Whitwell TN 37397, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Betsy Pack (approx. 9 miles away); Marion County, Tennessee War Memorial (approx. 9 miles away); Marion County, Tennessee World War I Memorial (approx. 9 miles away); Marion County, Tennessee World War II Memorial (approx. 9 miles away); Korean Conflict / Vietnam Conflict (approx. 9 miles away); The Will Cummings Highway (approx. 9.1 miles away); Hales Bar Dam (approx. 9.2 miles away); Boats on the Tennessee (approx. 10.1 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 78 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.