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Snow Camp in Alamance County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

September 13, 1781

(Battle of Lindley's Mill)

 
 
September 13, 1781 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 14, 2010
1. September 13, 1781 Marker
Mass Burial Site for Battle of Lindley's Mill
Inscription. On these grounds, Revolutionaries and Loyalists were buried together in mass graves by people of this neighborhood, who also cared for the wounded in their homes. Additional burials are at Spring Meeting House.
 
Location. 35° 53.353′ N, 79° 20.616′ W. Marker is in Snow Camp, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker can be reached from Lindley Mill Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7763 Lindley Mill Road, Snow Camp NC 27349, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Battle of Lindley's Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); General John Butler (within shouting distance of this marker); Spring Friends Meeting (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Battle of Lindley's Mill Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ernest Peter Dixon (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lindley's Mill (approx. 2.4 miles away); Uncle Eli's Quilting Party (approx. 2.7 miles away); B. Everett Jordan (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Snow Camp.
 
More about this marker. This marker is the first of three markers, down a trail on private property, across the road from Lindley's Mill. It is a short hike to the markers down a wide, wooded driveway that borders
September 13, 1781 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 14, 2010
2. September 13, 1781 Marker
Cane Creek. The trail widens into a clearing and begins again on the other side. Insect repellent is recommended.
 
Additional keywords. Alamance, Snow Camp, Eli Whitney Community, Cane Creek Society of Friends Meeting, Quakers, John Butler, David Fanning, American Revolution, Graham, Mebane
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNotable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
 
September 13, 1781 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 14, 2010
3. September 13, 1781 Marker
Trailhead to Three Markers for Battle of Lindley's Mill image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 14, 2010
4. Trailhead to Three Markers for Battle of Lindley's Mill
Trail begins across the road from Lindley's Mill, down a driveway at the yellow and black caution signs, just before the bridge guardrail.
Lindley's Mill as it Stands Today image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 14, 2010
5. Lindley's Mill as it Stands Today
A working flour mill. Flour is available in 25 pound bags.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. This page has been viewed 846 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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