Cleveland County Confederate Memorial - Shelby, NC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon
N 35° 17.484 W 081° 32.398
17S E 450902 N 3905492
Quick Description: The Cleveland County Confederate Memorial stands on the grounds of the Cleveland County Courthouse in Shelby, North Carolina.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 12/4/2010 4:46:51 PM
Waymark Code: WMA8VJ
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 3

Long Description:
The Cleveland County Confederate Memorial stands on the grounds of the Cleveland County Courthouse in Downtown Shelby, North Carolina. The Statue stands facing Lafayette Street and honors the Confederate Veterans of Cleveland County. The Memorial was dedicated on November 21, 1906 and restored and rededicated on September 15, 1991 by Cleveland Guards Chapter #443, United Daughters of the Confederacy.

The Monument is inscribed:
“In Honor of the Confederate Heroes of Cleveland County”
1861-1865
LEST WE FORGET
Date Installed or Dedicated: 11/21/1906

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: United Daughters of the Confederacy

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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