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Alamance in Alamance County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Battle of the Revolution
 
First Battle of the Revolution Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
1. First Battle of the Revolution Marker
 
Inscription.
[ Rear of Monument ]
Here
was fought the
Battle of
Alamance
between the
British and the
Regulators
-------------

[ Right of Monument ]
Liberty

[ Left of Monument ]
1880

 
Erected 1880.
 
Location. 36° 0.498′ N, 79° 31.246′ W. Marker is in Alamance, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker is on North Carolina Route 62 east of Clapp Mill Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alamance NC 27201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Alamance (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle of the Alamance (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Alamance (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Regulators' Field (about 300 feet away); The John Allen House (about 700 feet away); Battle of Clapp's Mill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Alamance.
 
Also see . . .  Alamance Battleground. North Carolina Historic Sites website. (Submitted on July 31, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Back of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
2. Back of Monument
 
 
Right of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
3. Right of Monument
 
 
Left of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
4. Left of Monument
 
 
Marker in Alamance Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
5. Marker in Alamance
 
 
First Battle of the Revolution Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
6. First Battle of the Revolution Marker
 
 
Markers on Alamance Battleground Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
7. Markers on Alamance Battleground
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,419 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 31, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
 
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