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North Carolina Historical MarkersRutherford Trace-Q 43

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Located on US 23/441 near Savannah

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/31/2017

last visited: never

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North Carolina Historical MarkersQ 16 ~ Ellen Black Winston ~ Bryson City, NC

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Historical Marker placed by North Carolina Archives and History in 2011.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/31/2017

last visited: never

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North Carolina Historical MarkersN 48 ~ Stanley Harris ~ Boone, NC

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North Carolina Highway Historical Marker number N 48 located along US 321/421 (West King Street) in Boone, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/27/2017

last visited: never

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North Carolina Historical MarkersN 51 ~ Ginseng Trade ~ Boone, NC

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North Carolina Highway Historical Marker number N 51 located at West King Street and Water Street in Boone, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/26/2017

last visited: never

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North Carolina Historical MarkersH-123 Coal Glen Mine Disaster

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Along 15-501 near the Deep River Bridge, the newly placed historical plaque that commemorates the Coal Glen Mine Disaster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/30/2017

last visited: 6/2/2017

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North Carolina Historical MarkersJames Mendenhall House and Mill c. 1753 ~ 1928

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James Mendenhall was one of many Quakers that migrated south from northern states such as Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/15/2017

last visited: 5/15/2017

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North Carolina Historical MarkersCAPUS WAYNICK 1889-1986

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Newspaperman and public official; ambassador to Nicaragua and Colombia; adviser to governor on racial affairs, 1963-64. Grave is ¼ mile S.E.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/15/2017

last visited: 5/15/2017

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North Carolina Historical MarkersD-48 Charles Town

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Marker Text: "Center of a colony from Barbados led by John Vassall, 1664. Abandoned by 1667. Was located 2 mi. E. on Town Creek."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/15/2017

last visited: 5/15/2017

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North Carolina Historical MarkersG-129 Elizabeth Cotten 1893-1987

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“Libba” Cotten composed, recorded “Freight Train” (1958). Key figure, 1960s folk revival. Born and raised on Lloyd Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/5/2017

last visited: 4/2/2017

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North Carolina Historical MarkersG-127 Journey to Reconciliation

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Marker is at the corner of Columbia and Rosemary Sts in Chapel Hill, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/5/2017

last visited: 4/2/2017

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North Carolina Historical MarkersMontreat College (P-84) - Black Mountain, NC

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This North Carolina Historical Marker stands in downtown Black Mountain, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/5/2016

last visited: never

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North Carolina Historical MarkersLiberty Point - 1775 - Fayetteville, NC

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Located at 145 Person Street, Fayetteville in Cumberland County, North Carolina, Liberty Point is a site that is an integral part in the founding of the United States of America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/25/2016

last visited: 8/26/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersD-16 Spanish Attack

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"A Spanish expedition captured the town of Brunswick, 1748, during King George's War, but was soon driven away by the colonial militia."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/25/2016

last visited: 8/26/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersD-112 PARKER ROBBINS 1834-1917

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"PARKER ROBBINS 1834-1917 Civil War cavalryman. Among highest ranking North Carolinians in the United States Colored Troops. Legislator, 1868-70. Grave 1/2 mile west."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/1/2016

last visited: 7/7/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersMt Horeb Presbyterian Church and Cemetery

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Mt.Horeb Presbyterian Church and Cemetery is a historic Presbyterian church and cemetery located near Elizabethtown, Bladen County, North Carolina. It was built in 1845, and is a frame Greek Revival-style church with a pedimented front portico added.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/30/2016

last visited: 5/30/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersOAKLAND

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This is a local historical groups plaque honoring the home of a favorite son's home place - OAKLAND.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/30/2016

last visited: 5/30/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersL-77 ROCKY RIVER CHURCH

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"Presbyterian. Founded in early 1750s. Hugh McAden preached here 1755. First regular pastor, Alexander Craighead, 1758. Present church constructed 1860."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/30/2016

last visited: 5/30/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersL-8 NATHANIEL ALEXANDER 1756-1808

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"Governor, 1805-07. Was a surgeon in Revolutionary War; later Congressman. Birthplace was 3 mi. N."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/30/2016

last visited: 5/30/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-92 ROCKFISH FACTORY

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Marker text: "Largest textile mill in antebellum N.C. Opened 1839 by Charles Peter Mallett. Destroyed 1865 by Sherman's army. It stood 120 yards S.E"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/30/2016

last visited: 5/30/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersArnold Guyot 1807~1884-P 81

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Located on US 19 at Hampton Heights Rd

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/25/2016

last visited: 5/21/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersRutherford Trace-P 40

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Located on US 19 just east of Canton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/25/2016

last visited: 5/21/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersTown of Clinton

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"Clinton, the county seat of Sampson County, is the largest and oldest city in the county, having been incorporated in 1822." quoted from web site listed below

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/13/2016

last visited: 4/13/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersHHH-16 N. C. Junior Reserves

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"Held the line along this road and repulsed the assault of Hobart's Union Brigade, March 19, 1865. This line was evacuated, March 20."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/11/2016

last visited: 3/11/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersK-25 Plank Road

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"The route of the old Fayetteville-to-Salem plank road, a toll road 129 miles long, built 1849-54, crosses the highway near this point."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/8/2016

last visited: 3/9/2016

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North Carolina Historical MarkersH-114 Paul Green 1894-1981

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Playwright, teacher, & humanitarian. Awarded Pulitzer Prize, 1927. His 16 outdoor dramas included The Lost Colony (1937). Lived 1 mile E

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/8/2016

last visited: 3/9/2016

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