Tryon in Polk County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Establishing there the extreme western frontier for White settlers.
The Mountain was named for
Erected by Unaka Chapter, N.C. Society Daughters of American Colonists.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Colonists marker series.
Location. 35° 13.343′ N, 82° 15.119′ W. Marker is in Tryon, North Carolina, in Polk County. Marker is at the intersection of Harmom Field Road and N.Trade Street (U.S. 176) on Harmom Field Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tryon NC 28782, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harmon Field (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sidney Lanier (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Sidney Lanier (approx. one mile away); Tryon Toy House (approx. one mile away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Tryon Horse (approx. 1.2 miles away); Tryon Mountain (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Block House (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tryon.
Categories. • Native Americans • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 960 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 8, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.