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Sulphur Springs

 
 
Sulphur Springs Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, April 14, 2009
1. Sulphur Springs Marker
Inscription. Health & social resort during the nineteenth century; patronized by low-country planters. Springs are 600 yds. S.
 
Erected 1969 by Division or Archives and History. (Marker Number P-53.)
 
Location. 35° 34.245′ N, 82° 37.145′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is at the intersection of Patton Avenue (U.S. 19) and Old Haywood Road (North Carolina Route 1404) on Patton Avenue. 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 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Olive Tilford Dargan (approx. 1.2 miles away); "End of Car Line" (approx. 1.6 miles away); Home Place of Capt. Wm. Moore (approx. 1.8 miles away); William Moore (approx. 1.9 miles away); Rutherford Trace (approx. 1.9 miles away); Electric Streetcars (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Rutherford Trace (approx. 3.3 miles away); Richmond Pearson (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Asheville.
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
Sulphur Springs Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, May 19, 2012
2. Sulphur Springs Marker
Sulphur Springs Marker, seen along Patton Avenue (U.S. 19) at Old Haywood Road Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, May 19, 2012
3. Sulphur Springs Marker, seen along Patton Avenue (U.S. 19) at Old Haywood Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,068 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Pictures of the springs. • Can you help?
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