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Brevard in Transylvania County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

North Carolina / South Carolina

 
 
North Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
1. North Carolina Marker
Inscription.
(Side A)
North Carolina

Colonized, 1585-87, by first English settlers in America; permanently settled C. 1650; First to vote Readiness for Independence. Apr. 12 1776

(Side B)
South Carolina

Formed in 1712 from part of Carolina, which was chartered in 1663, it was first settled by the English in 1670. One of the 13 original States.
 
Erected 1941 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number P 13.)
 
Location. 35° 7.789′ N, 82° 38.345′ W. Marker is in Brevard, North Carolina, in Transylvania County. Marker is at the intersection of Greenville Hwy (U.S. 276) and Solomon Jones Road on Greenville Hwy. Click for map. Marker is at state line. Marker is in this post office area: Brevard NC 28712, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tommy Wyche (approx. 1.6 miles away in South Carolina); Point of View (approx. 1.6 miles away in South Carolina); Welcome to Caesars Head State Park (approx. 1.8 miles away in South Carolina); Raven Cliff Falls (approx. 1.9 miles away in South Carolina);
South Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
2. South Carolina Marker
Conestee (approx. 6.2 miles away); Dunn's Rock Masonic (approx. 6.2 miles away); Beliefs Set in Stone (approx. 7.2 miles away in South Carolina); The Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 7.6 miles away in South Carolina). Click for a list of all markers in Brevard.
 
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North Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
3. North Carolina Marker
South Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
4. South Carolina Marker
 
 
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