Near Ashton in Pender County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
William S. Ashe
Erected 1956 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number D-58.)
Location. 34° 28.71′ N, 77° 53.333′ W. Marker is near Ashton, North Carolina, in Pender County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 117 and Old River Road (Route 1411-3), on the right when traveling north on U.S. 117. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burgaw NC 28425, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel Ashe (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Moseley (approx. 0.3 miles away); General John Ashe (approx. 2 miles away); Alexander Lillington (approx. 2.7 miles away); Stag Park (approx. 4.1 miles away); George Burrington (approx. 4.1 miles away); S. S. Satchwell (approx. 5.3 miles away); Our Heroes (approx. 5.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Rails to Oblivion: The Decline of the Confederate Railroads in the Civil War. Monograph by Dr. Christopher R. Gabel, Combat Studies Institute. “In contrast [to the North’s US Military Railroads], (Submitted on April 20, 2010.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
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