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Near Scotland Neck in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Gallberry

 
 
Gallberry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2010
1. Gallberry Marker
Inscription. Built about 1885. Home of three congressmen, W. H. Kitchin and his sons Wm. W. (governor, 1909-1913) and Claude.
 
Erected 1951 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number E-47.)
 
Location. 36° 8.104′ N, 77° 26.12′ W. Marker is near Scotland Neck, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is on Weldon Road (State Road 125) half a mile west of Bryan Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scotland Neck NC 27874, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Claude Kitchin (approx. 0.9 miles away); W. W. Kitchin (approx. 1.3 miles away); Whitmel Hill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Trinity Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ram Albemarle (approx. 5.8 miles away); Roanoke River (approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named Roanoke River (approx. 6 miles away); Tillery Resettlement (approx. 8.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Scotland Neck.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker shown.
 
Also see . . .
1. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Kitchin, William Hodges, (1837 - 1901)
Wide view of the Gallberry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2010
2. Wide view of the Gallberry Marker
. (Submitted on May 28, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Kitchin, William Walton, (1866 - 1924). (Submitted on May 28, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Kitchin, Claude, (1869 - 1923). (Submitted on May 28, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 752 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of Gallberry (main house), from the road the main house is blocked by trees in season. So late fall through early spring may allow for a photo. • Can you help?
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