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Confederate Armory

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 19, 2008
1. Confederate Armory Marker
Inscription. Manufactured Enfield-type rifles. In 1863 Plant moved to Columbia.S.C. Building was located 1/4 mi.SE.Burned in 1865.
 
Erected 1965 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number P 57.)
 
Location. 35° 35.767′ N, 82° 32.935′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is on College Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buncombe County Court House (a few steps from this marker); Western North Carolina Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); War with Spain (within shouting distance of this marker); To Honor the Revolutionary Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Wolfe (within shouting distance of this marker); Ashe Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ellington's Dream (about 300 feet away); Civic Pride (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Asheville.
 
Also see . . .  Confederate Armory. Page detailing the marker offers a short discussion of the particulars of the armory. (Submitted on October 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable PlacesWar, US Civil
 
Confederate Armory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 19, 2008
2. Confederate Armory Marker
Confederate Armory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, April 18, 2010
3. Confederate Armory Marker
At northwest corner of the Buncombe County Court House.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,457 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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