Halifax in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1968 by Archives and Highway Department. (Marker Number E-12.)
Location. 36° 19.333′ N, 77° 35.604′ W. Marker is in Halifax, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is on Business U.S. 301 just north of South King Street (Business U.S. 301), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Halifax NC 27839, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington’s Southern Tour (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Independence (about 300 feet away); Hutchins G. Burton (about 600 feet away); Willie Jones (about 700 feet away); Ram Albemarle (approx. 0.3 miles away); John H. Eaton (approx. half a mile away); "Colonial Churchyard" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Eagle Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Halifax.
Also see . . . Halifax and the Revolution. From the State Library of North Carolina’s online eNCyclopedia: “By the spring of the next year, only a small number of ragged militia protected the town while, (Submitted on February 16, 2009.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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