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Near Laurinburg in Scotland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Sherman's March

 
 
Sherman's March, Marker I-15 image. Click for full size.
By Roger Pate
1. Sherman's March, Marker I-15
Inscription. As Sherman's army moved north from Georgia on its path of destruction, one part entered North Carolina near here, March 4-7, 1865.
 
Erected 1940 by North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program. (Marker Number I-15.)
 
Location. 34° 41.38′ N, 79° 31.883′ W. Marker is near Laurinburg, North Carolina, in Scotland County. Marker is on U.S. 401, on the right. Click for map. It is located approximately 100 yards from NC/SC state line on US 401 North bound lane, on right as you leave SC headed towards Laurinburg. Marker is in this post office area: Laurinburg NC 28352, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Calhoun Roper (approx. 4.5 miles away in South Carolina); St. Andrews Presbyterian College (approx. 4.5 miles away); Original Springfield Cotton Mill (approx. 6.4 miles away); Terry Sanford 1917-1998 (approx. 7 miles away); Laurinburg (approx. 7 miles away); Ammons Family Cemetery (approx. 7.1 miles away in South Carolina); Scotland County Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away); Quackenbush (approx. 7.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Laurinburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Sherman's March, Marker I-15 image. Click for full size.
By Roger Pate, June 29, 2009
2. Sherman's March, Marker I-15
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Roger Pate of Laurinburg, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,006 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Roger Pate of Laurinburg, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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