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

Conestee

 
 
Conestee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
1. Conestee Marker
Inscription.
Site of
Conestee
legendary lost setttlement of the ancient Cherokee Nation visited by British troops in 1725
Disappeared 1777

 
Erected by Cherokee Historical Ass'n., Transylvania Historical Ass'n, and the Unaka Chapter, Daughters of American Colontsts.
 
Location. 35° 11.002′ N, 82° 43.594′ W. Marker is near Brevard, North Carolina, in Transylvania County. Marker is at the intersection of Greenville Hwy (U.S. 276) and Walnut Hollow Road (North Carolina Highway 1103) on Greenville Hwy. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brevard NC 28712, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dunn's Rock Masonic (here, next to this marker); Walton War (approx. 2.4 miles away); St. Philip's Parish (approx. 3.4 miles away); Transylvania County Courthouse (approx. 3.5 miles away); In Honor and Memory (approx. 3.5 miles away); College Stone Wall and Gate (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Weaver College Bell (approx. 3.7 miles away); Weaver College Bell Tower (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brevard.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Conestee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
2. Conestee Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 648 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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