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Rutherford Trace

 
 
Rutherford Trace Marker - Facing North image. Click for full size.
By R.E. Smith, August 27, 2007
1. Rutherford Trace Marker - Facing North
Inscription. The expedition led by Gen. Griffith Rutherford against the Cherokee, September, 1776, passed nearby on the banks of the Swannanoa River. (Marker Number P 37.)
 
Location. 35° 33.85′ N, 82° 32.567′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is on Hendersonville Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The County of Buncombe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Biltmore House (approx. mile away); Flood of 1916 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 0.7 miles away); Newton Academy (approx. 0.9 miles away); Smith-McDowell House (approx. 0.9 miles away); St. Genevieve ~ Of ~ The ~ Pines (approx. one mile away); Asheville Normal School (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Asheville.
 
Also see . . .  Rutherford, Griffith, General. (Submitted on September 5, 2007.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Rutherford Trace Marker - Facing South image. Click for full size.
By R.E. Smith, August 27, 2007
2. Rutherford Trace Marker - Facing South
Rutherford Trace Marker - Facing North image. Click for full size.
By R.E. Smith, August 27, 2007
3. Rutherford Trace Marker - Facing North
 
 
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