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Tryon's Camp

 
 
Tryon's Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, March 11, 2010
1. Tryon's Camp Marker
Inscription. Before and after the Battle of Alamance, the Militia of the Governor William Tryon camped nearby, along Alamance Creek. May 13-19, 1771.
 
Erected 1954 by Archives and Highway Department. (Marker Number G 60.)
 
Location. 36° 1.56′ N, 79° 26.559′ W. Marker is in Burlington, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker is at the intersection of NC Highway 49 South and 1300 Bellemont Lane on NC Highway 49 South. Click for map. From Interstate 85/40, Travel south on NC Highway 49, through the village of Bellemont. Marker is less than three miles, on your left. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3800 NC Highway 49 South, Burlington NC 27215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pyle's Defeat (approx. 1.7 miles away); St. Paul's Lutheran Church (approx. 2 miles away); Michael Holt II (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Pyle's Defeat (approx. 2.4 miles away); Trading Path (approx. 2.5 miles away); Cedarock Historical Farm (approx. 2.6 miles away); John and Polly Garrett House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Original Garrett House (approx. 2.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burlington.
 
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Tryon's Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, March 11, 2010
2. Tryon's Camp Marker
View facing South. Main Road is NC Highway 49 (Maple Avenue in Burlington) Bellemont Road turns off to the left.
Graham, Mebane, Mebanesville, Hillsboro, American Revolutionary War, Battle of Guilford Courthouse, Regulators
 
Categories. Colonial EraMilitaryNotable EventsPatriots & Patriotism
 
Tryon's Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, March 11, 2010
3. Tryon's Camp Marker
with Street Signs Clearly Visible
Tryon's Camp Marker 2 image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, March 14, 2010
4. Tryon's Camp Marker 2
Twin Markers. This marker is on NC Highway 62 South, by the bridge at the Village of Alamance.
Tryon's Camp Marker 2 image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, March 14, 2010
5. Tryon's Camp Marker 2
The marker at the Alamance Bridge on NC Highway 62 South.
 
 
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