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Morganton in Burke County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Stoneman's Raid

 
 
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 27, 2009
1. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Inscription. On their raid through western North Carolina Gen. Stoneman's U.S. cavalry skirmished with Confederates near here on April 17, 1865.
 
Erected 2005 by North Carolina Office of Archive and History. (Marker Number N 13.)
 
Location. 35° 46.237′ N, 81° 41.464′ W. Marker is in Morganton, North Carolina, in Burke County. Marker is on Lenoir Road (North Carolina Route 16) 0.2 miles north of Sanford Drive (County Route 64), in the median. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morganton NC 28655, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morganton (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tod R. Caldwell (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sam J. Ervin, Jr. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 1.7 miles away); Burke Courthouse (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Morganton (approx. 1.7 miles away); Fort San Juan (approx. 1.8 miles away); Waightstill Avery (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Morganton.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 27, 2009
2. Stoneman's Raid Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,062 times since then and 3 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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