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Fletcher in Henderson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Robert E. Lee

Dixie Highway

 
 
Robert E. Lee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
1. Robert E. Lee Marker
Inscription.
In loving memory of
Robert E. Lee
and to mark the route of the
Dixie Highway
“The shaft memorial and highway straight
attest his worth — he cometh to his own.”
                              — Littlefield —

 
Erected 1926 by United Daughters of the Confederacy and Friends.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 35° 26.589′ N, 82° 30.367′ W. Marker is in Fletcher, North Carolina, in Henderson County. Marker is on Hendersonville Road (U.S. 25), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fletcher NC 28732, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Calvary Church Episcopal (within shouting distance of this marker); Edgar Wilson Nye (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Edgar Wilson Nye (within shouting distance of this marker); Calvary Episopal Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jefferson Davis
Robert E. Lee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
2. Robert E. Lee Marker
(about 700 feet away); James Whitcomb Riley (about 700 feet away); William Sydney Porter (about 700 feet away); Stephen Collins Foster (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fletcher.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 907 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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