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Tracy City in Grundy County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Roho The Coalminer

 
 
Roho The Coalminer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, February 19, 2011
1. Roho The Coalminer Marker
Inscription. The Miner's Legacy of Hard Work, Devotion To Family, Concern for Community, and Patriotism Has Had A Continuous Influence On Succeeding Generations To Honor Them And Preserve The Memory Of Their Contribution

The Town Of Tracy City Dedicates This Statue To Inspire Their Descendants And All Citizens of Grundy County

Mike Price, Mayor
AlderPersons
Barbara Brock,
Steve Sabados,
Ralph Casey,
Robin Geary,
Helen Dykes, Recorder

Mountain Garden Clubs Barbara Brock, Lorna Brice, Jennifer Parmley, Barbara Camm, Faye Gross, Lesslie Coppinger, Betty McGovern, Jean Pattie, Sharon Turner, Mary Ann Lawhorn, Sue Bouldin-Parrott

Artist
Jamey O. Chernicky
10-04-2008
 
Erected 2008 by Town of Tracy City.
 
Location. 35° 15.658′ N, 85° 44.196′ W. Marker is in Tracy City, Tennessee, in Grundy County. Marker is on U.S. 41. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tracy City TN 37387, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fiery Gizzard (within shouting distance of this marker); Lone Rock Coke Ovens (approx. 0.6 miles away); Monteagle Sunday School Assembly

Roho The Coalminer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, February 19, 2011
2. Roho The Coalminer Marker
(approx. 5.9 miles away); Melchior Thoni, Jr (approx. 8.6 miles away); Gruetli (approx. 8.7 miles away); Grundy County (approx. 10.4 miles away); University of the South (approx. 10.8 miles away); Edmund Kirby Smith (approx. 11 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tracy City.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Roho The Coalminer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, February 19, 2011
3. Roho The Coalminer Marker
Juke image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, February 19, 2011
4. Juke
The Juke Statue can been seen near the Roho Statue. In this photo, you can see Roho to the distance at right
Juke Closeup image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, February 19, 2011
5. Juke Closeup
Roho The Coalminer can be seen to the right in the distance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 147 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 26, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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