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Near Bellview in Cherokee County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

North Carolina / Georgia

 
 
North Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, December 6, 2009
1. North Carolina Marker
Inscription.
North Carolina
Colonized, 1585-87, by first English settlers in America; permanently settled c. 1650; first to vote readiness for independence, Apr. 12, 1776.

Georgia
The colony of Georgia was chartered in 1732, named for King George II of England, and settled in 1733. It was one of the 13 original states.
 
Erected 1985 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number Q 29.)
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 34° 59.25′ N, 84° 4.406′ W. Marker was near Bellview, North Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker was on U.S. 19 3.8 miles south of U.S. 64, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. just North of the Georgia/North Carolina state line. Marker was in this post office area: Murphy NC 28906, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Davenport Mountain (approx. 3.9 miles away in Georgia); Georgia / North Carolina (approx. 5.9 miles away); Site of Fort Butler (approx. 6.8 miles away); Fort Butler (approx. 7 miles away); Nuya Saligugi
Georgia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, December 6, 2009
2. Georgia Marker
(approx. 7.2 miles away); Cherokee War (approx. 7.3 miles away); Union County (approx. 10.1 miles away in Georgia); Track Rock Gap (approx. 13.3 miles away in Georgia).
 
Additional comments.
1. Marker missing
I visited this marker today, and was unable to locate it. It may have been removed/stolen/destroyed.
    — Submitted June 23, 2015.

 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 927 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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