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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Nathaniel Macon

 
 
Nathaniel Macon Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 19, 2006
1. Nathaniel Macon Marker
Inscription.
Nathaniel Macon
willed that his memorial should
consist only of rude stones.
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Here they are.

 
Location. 36° 7.919′ N, 79° 50.796′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker can be reached from New Garden Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park on the Monument Row walking trail, just north of the Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27410, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brig. Gen. Jethro Sumner (a few steps from this marker); A Heroine of Ď76 (a few steps from this marker); Monument Row (a few steps from this marker); Gillies (within shouting distance of this marker); Washingtonís Southern States Tour (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle Begins (within shouting distance of this marker); Mrs. Martha McFarlane McGee-Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington & Greene (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Nathaniel Macon Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 19, 2006
2. Nathaniel Macon Monument
The plain pile of "rude stones" that Macon requested can be seen in this photo.
Marker in Guilford Courthouse NMP Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2010
3. Marker in Guilford Courthouse NMP
Monument Row Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 19, 2006
4. Monument Row
The Nathaniel Macon Monument is on Monument Row, a walking trail in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park behind the Visitor Center.
 
 
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