Historic Markers Across Tennessee



The Cross



Marker ID:  
Location: on River Street, on the left when traveling east, Newport, TN
County: Cocke
Coordinates: N 35° 58.051    W 083° 10.828
  35.96751666    -83.18046666
Waymark: None
 



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The Cross



The cross on the cliff was erected by Bob Knowles in memory of Vassar Brown, age 12, who was killed on the railroad in 1899.