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Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn

 
 
Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
1. Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn Marker
Inscription.
In Honor of
Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn
Commander of
Colonel William Hill's Regiment
York County Troops
In the Battle of Kings Mountain
7 October 1780
Colonel Hill having been disabled
By wounds Received
In a former Engagement

 
Erected 1949 by Kings Mountain Chapter D.A.R. York, South Carolina.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 35° 8.565′ N, 81° 22.804′ 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. King's Mountain (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Ferguson Fell (within shouting distance of this marker); Major Ferguson Falls (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Patrick Ferguson Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in
Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 19, 2009
2. Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn Marker
a direct line); Col. Frederick Hambright (about 400 feet away); Tighten the Noose (about 400 feet away); Major William Chronicle (about 600 feet away); Shoot Tree to Tree (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Blacksburg.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on the Battlefield Trail Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2010
3. Marker on the Battlefield Trail
Markers on Kings Mountain Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2010
4. Markers on Kings Mountain
The Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn marker is located near the Kings Mountain Monument, seen in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 817 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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