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Pleasant Hill in Northampton County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cornwallis

 
 
Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 9, 2013
1. Cornwallis Marker
Inscription. Ending his campaign in North Carolina, he entered Virginia near here in May, 1781, and surrendered at Yorktown on October 17, 1781.
 
Erected 1938 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number E-13.)
 
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 36° 32.612′ N, 77° 31.817′ W. Marker was in Pleasant Hill, North Carolina, in Northampton County. Marker was on Skippers Road (U.S. 301) 0.6 miles north of North Carolina Highway 48, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Pleasant Hill NC 27866, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. First Kraft Pulp in United States (approx. 7.9 miles away); Roanoke Canal (approx. 8.1 miles away); a different marker also named Roanoke Canal (approx. 8.1 miles away); First Railroad (approx. 8.4 miles away); Wilmington & Weldon RR Trestle (approx. 8.6 miles away); a different marker also named Roanoke Canal (approx. 8.8 miles away); Weldon Railroads (approx. 8.8 miles away); Wilmington and Weldon Railroad (approx. 8.8 miles away).
 
Related markers. Click here for
[Missing] Wide view of the Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2010
2. [Missing] Wide view of the Cornwallis Marker
a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 9, 2013
3. Cornwallis Marker
 
 
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