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Gatewood in Caswell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Washington's Southern Tour

 
 
Washington's Southern Tour Marker image. Click for full size.
Caswell County Historical Association
1. Washington's Southern Tour Marker
Inscription. George Washington's last overnight stop in N.C., June 3, 1791, was at the home of Dudley Gatewood, which stood 1 mi. N.E.
 
Erected 1992 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G110.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 36° 31.836′ N, 79° 23.925′ W. Marker is in Gatewood, North Carolina, in Caswell County. Marker is on North Carolina Highway 86 North (North Carolina Route 86) 0.1 miles south of Walters Mill Road (County Route 1503), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Providence NC 27315, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Schoolfield (approx. 3 miles away in Virginia); Danville Confederate Soldier's Monument (approx. 3.1 miles away in Virginia); Danville Cemeteries (approx. 3.3 miles away in Virginia); Frederick Delius (approx. 3.4 miles away in Virginia); Stratford College (approx. 3.4 miles away in Virginia); Andrew Jackson Montague (approx. 3.4 miles away in Virginia); The Gibson Girl / Lady Astor (approx. 3.4 miles away in Virginia); Lady Astor Birthplace (approx. 3.4 miles away in Virginia).
 
Also see . . .  Other Historical Markers along Washington's Southern Tour. (Submitted on May 6, 2009.)
 
Additional keywords. Caswell County, Yanceyville, Caswell County Historical Association,
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USGovernmentHeroesNotable EventsNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
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