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Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Rutherford Trace

 
 
Rutherford Trace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2012
1. Rutherford Trace Marker
Inscription. The expedition led by Gen. Griffith Rutherford against the Cherokee, September 1776, passed nearby.
 
Erected 2004 by North Carolina office of Archives and History. (Marker Number P 38.)
 
Location. 35° 32.877′ N, 82° 35.924′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is on Brevard Road (North Carolina Route 191) north of Biltmore Estates Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28806, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sulphur Springs (approx. 1.9 miles away); Home Place of Capt. Wm. Moore (approx. 2 miles away); William Moore (approx. 2 miles away); "End of Car Line" (approx. 2.1 miles away); Olive Tilford Dargan (approx. 2.3 miles away); Birthplace of American Forestry (approx. 2.6 miles away); Frederick Law Olmsted (approx. 2.6 miles away); Dr. L.B. McBrayer (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Asheville.
 
Also see . . .  Rutherford Trace. From the UNC School of Education (Submitted on March 17, 2009.) 
 
Categories. MilitaryNative AmericansNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Rutherford Trace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 14, 2009
2. Rutherford Trace Marker
Rutherford Trace Marker, looking north along Brevard Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 19, 2012
3. Rutherford Trace Marker, looking north along Brevard Road
Rutherford Trace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2012
4. Rutherford Trace Marker
 
 
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