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Tryon in Polk County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Harmon Field

 
 
Harmon Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
1. Harmon Field Marker
Inscription.
This playfield was made ours
through the assistance of the
Harmon Foundation
1927
Dedicated forever to the plays
of children, the development of
youth and the recreation of all
"The Gift of Land is the Gift Eternal"

 
Erected 1927 by Harmon Foundation.
 
Location. 35° 13.452′ N, 82° 15.073′ W. Marker is in Tryon, North Carolina, in Polk County. Marker can be reached from Harmon Field Road (State Highway 1121). Touch for map. Located inside Harmon Field Park. 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. Tryon Peak (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sidney Lanier (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Sidney Lanier (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. one mile away); Tryon Toy House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tryon Mountain (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Tryon Horse (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Block House (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tryon.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkSports
 
Harmon Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
2. Harmon Field Marker
Harmon Field image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
3. Harmon Field
Ball Fields image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
4. Ball Fields
Picnic Area / Horse Shoe pits image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
5. Picnic Area / Horse Shoe pits
Harmon Field Walking Trail image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
6. Harmon Field Walking Trail
Board walk is along side of river image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
7. Board walk is along side of river
Workout guidelines image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
8. Workout guidelines
There are several workout stations along walking trail
Workout station image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
9. Workout station
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,203 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on October 8, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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