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Near Kings Mountain in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Kings Mountain Battleground

 
 
Kings Mountain Battelground Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
1. Kings Mountain Battelground Marker
Inscription. Site of decisive British defeat on Oct. 7, 1780. National Military park located 5 mi. southeast in South Carolina.
 
Erected 2000 by Division or Archives and History. (Marker Number O 5.)
 
Location. 35° 10.985′ N, 81° 24.997′ W. Marker is near Kings Mountain, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is at the intersection of South Battleground Avenue (U.S. 29) and Battleground Road (State Route 216), in the median on South Battleground Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1842 South Battleground Avenue, Kings Mountain NC 28086, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Patrick Ferguson (approx. 2.1 miles away); Cornwallis (approx. 2.2 miles away); North Carolina/South Carolina (approx. 2.2 miles away); Frederick Hambright (approx. 2.3 miles away in South Carolina); October 6, 1780 (approx. 2.6 miles away in South Carolina); Route of March (approx. 2.8 miles away in South Carolina); "Huzzah for Liberty!" (approx. 3.3 miles away in South Carolina); British Route of March (approx. 3.3 miles away in South Carolina).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Kings Mountain Battelground Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
2. Kings Mountain Battelground Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,195 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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