Harrogate in Claiborne County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Lincoln Memorial University
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1D 36.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln, and the Tennessee Historical Commission series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1881.
Location. 36° 34.951′ N, 83° 39.423′ W. Marker is in Harrogate, Tennessee, in Claiborne County. Marker is at the intersection of Cumberland Gap Parkway (U.S. 25E), on the left when traveling north on Cumberland Gap Parkway. At the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrogate TN 37752, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Lincoln Cairn (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lincoln and Cumberland Gap (about 700 feet away); Democrat Hollow (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cumberland Gap Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Boone Trail Highway Marker (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lee County / Tennessee (approx. 1.2 miles away in Virginia); Harrow School (approx. 1.2 miles away); Cumberland Gap (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrogate.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 15, 2010, by Bill Porter of Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,084 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 15, 2010, by Bill Porter of Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.