Devonia

Name:

Devonia

County:

Anderson

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

36°8′53″N 84°23′8″W / 36.14806°N 84.38556°W / 36.14806 -84.38556

Elevation:

 

Time Zone:

Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

Comments:

Devonia was the United States Post Office designation for the former coal mining camp in Anderson County, Tennessee, also known as Moore’s Camp. The Devonia post office, established in 1920, served Moore’s Camp, plus the nearby communities of Rosedale, Fork Mountain, Braytown, and Charley’s Branch, until it closed in 1975.

Remains:

Devonia is the site of a coal preparation plant.

Established:

1920

Disestablished:

1975

Current Status:

 

Remarks:

Tennessee State Route 116 traverses the area and a 42-mile (68 km) railroad line connects the community with Oneida, Tennessee.