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

Col. Asbury Coward

Soldier - Patriot - Educator

 
 
Col. Asbury Coward Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2010
1. Col. Asbury Coward Marker
Inscription.
To honor
Col. Asbury Coward
President, Kings Mountain Centennial Association, 1880.
Acknowledged, inspirational force in
perpetuating the glory and importance of the
Battle of Kings Mountain

Erected by Kings Mountain Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
North South Carolina

 
Erected by Kings Mountain Chapter D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 35° 8.455′ N, 81° 22.975′ W. Marker is in Blacksburg, South Carolina, in York County. Marker can be reached from Kings Mountain Park Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located along a 1.5 mile walking trail around the Kings Mountain Battlefield. 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. The Battle of Kings Mountain Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Loyal Carolina Men (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Caught in a Crossfire (about 500 feet away); Americans in Redcoats (about 500 feet away); Charging Cold Steel - Three Times
Col. Asbury Coward Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
2. Col. Asbury Coward Marker
(about 600 feet away); Drive the Enemy (about 600 feet away); Presidential Recognition (about 800 feet away); Shoot Tree to Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blacksburg.
 
Also see . . .  Kings Mountain Battlefield. National Park Service site. (Submitted on April 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Col. Asbury Coward Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
3. Col. Asbury Coward Marker
Markers on the Battlefield Trail Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2010
4. Markers on the Battlefield Trail
The Col. Asbury Coward marker is located near the Battle of Kings Mountain Monument, seen in the background.
Col. Asbury Coward Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Brian Scott, May 14, 2010
5. Col. Asbury Coward Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 815 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2, 3. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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