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Near Blacksburg in York County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

King's Mountain

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
1. King's Mountain Marker
Inscription.
To commemorate the victory
of
King's Mountain
October 7, 1780
Erected by the government
of the
United States
To the establishment of which
the heroism and patriotism of
those who participated in this
battle so largely contributed

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Battlefield Trails - Revolutionary War marker series.
 
Location. 35° 8.552′ N, 81° 22.837′ W. Marker is near Blacksburg, South Carolina, in York County. Marker is on Kings Mountain Park Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blacksburg SC 29702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Ferguson Fell (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Major Ferguson Falls (about 400 feet away); Caught in a Crossfire (about 400 feet away); Tighten the Noose (about 400 feet away); Colonel Patrick Ferguson Memorial (about 400 feet away); Shoot Tree to Tree (about 500 feet away); Col. Frederick Hambright (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Blacksburg.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battle
King's Mountain Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
2. King's Mountain Marker
of Kings Mountain
virtual tour by markers.
 
Also see . . .
1. King's Mountain National Military Park. (Submitted on April 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. The Battle of King's Mountain - Sons of the American Revolution. (Submitted on April 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. LandmarksWar, US Revolutionary
 
King's Mountain Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
3. King's Mountain Marker
King's Mountain Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
4. King's Mountain Marker
List of killed and wounded.
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
5. King's , Mountain Marker
On this field the patriot forces attacked and totally defeated an equal force of Tories and British Regular Troops. the British commander Major Patrick Ferguson was killed and his entire force was captured after suffering heavy loss. This brilliant victory marked the turning point of the American Revolution.
King's Mountain Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
6. King's Mountain Marker
List of Units and Officers who fought the battle.
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
7. King's Mountain Marker
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
8. King's Mountain Marker
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
9. King's Mountain Marker
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By Harold Floyd Robinson Sr., October 7, 1930
10. King's Mountain Marker
Taken at King's Mountain Battleground on Oct 7, 1930 during the dedication of the Colonel Patrick Ferguson Memorial.
King's Mountain Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Harold Floyd Robinson Sr., October 7, 1930
11. King's Mountain Marker
Taken at King's Mountain Battleground on Oct 7, 1930 during the dedication of the Colonel Patrick Ferguson Memorial.
King's Mountain Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
12. King's Mountain Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,240 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   10, 11. submitted on , by Harold Floyd Robinson Sr. of Gastonia, North Carolina.   12. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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