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Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Washington's Southern Tour

 
 
Washington's Southern Tour Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
1. Washington's Southern Tour Marker
Inscription. President Washington was a guest Apr. 24-25, 1791, at the Quince home which stood 2 blocks W.
 
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number D 19.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 34° 14.067′ N, 77° 56.766′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Dock Street and North 3rd Street (U.S. 74), on the right when traveling west on Dock Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Rose Greenhow (within shouting distance of this marker); James Gibbons (within shouting distance of this marker); Adam Empie, D.D. (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Bacon (within shouting distance of this marker); John Burgwin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. James Church (about 300 feet away); Charles Cornwallis (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Distinguished Wilmington Visitors - George Washington
N 3rd St & Dock St (facing northwest) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
2. N 3rd St & Dock St (facing northwest)
. Cape Fear Historical Institute (Submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

2. Other stops along Washington's Southern Tour. (Submitted on March 20, 2010.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 667 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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